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Head of New Media Arts

£28,335 per annum pro rata
Part-time (0.5)

Watermans is recruiting a visionary new Head of New Media Arts Development to succeed Irini Papadimitriou who is moving on after eight successful years.

Watermans receives Arts Council England NPO funding to deliver a year-round New Media Arts programme including 4 exhibitions, a range of workshops and events, and a jam-packed annual digital performance weekender. Our New Media Arts programme has gone from strength to strength over the past 8 years, being recognised in the industry and successfully engaging new audiences. We are looking for someone who will continue this trajectory, and bring new ideas and momentum to the table too.

The ideal candidate will be familiar with current and developing practice in digital and media arts practice, both in terms of production and distribution; have experience of developing programmes of work in a venue, and be skilled at artist support and development.

You may be an experienced producer of arts exhibitions and events especially digital and new media arts, and be looking to make the next step in your career.

You will be highly organised, have the ability to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders, and be comfortable with autonomous working while collaborate with the wider Watermans team on joint projects.

How to apply

To apply for this post, please read the job description and download the following documents once you have completed your application form plesae send it to recruitment@watermans.org.uk  and remember to put in the subject line “Head of New Media Arts

Download full job description JD Head of New Media Arts Development WORKING 25 July 2018 (5)

Download Application form Watermans Job Application Form 2018

Fill in Monitoring Form HERE

Closing date: 9am Tuesday 28 August 2018

Interview dates: Monday 3 September and Tuesday 4 September.

Watermans strives to be an equal opportunities employer and will only accept a completed application form with completed equal opportunities monitoring form (please complete the attached forms above). Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Customer Relations Representatives (Casual)

Watermans Arts Centre, Brentford

Hourly Rates:

25 years and older £7.83

Under 25 years £7.38

Watermans is the major arts centre in West London.  We’re based near Kew Bridge station in Brentford, on the banks of the Thames. We deliver a high quality arts programme that includes independent film, children’s theatre, outdoor arts and a cutting edge new media art programme.

With a varied and growing programme, our Front of House and Box Office is a busy and exciting place to work. We are looking for casual staff who fall into two categories:

  1. You’re keen to engage with customers whether face to face, on the phone or by email and give great customer service. You’d like to usher films and shows, sell tickets and steward exciting outdoor events across our various spaces.
  2. You’re happy to do all the above and you also have the desire and capability to grow into a great Box Office manager or pursue a career in the arts. We are looking for people who like taking responsibility, have some experience of giving great customer service and are energetic and proactive. You will be ready to learn quickly and have the desire to make a difference and earn the right to lead the team. If you’ve worked in an arts environment before or want a career in the arts, then that would be an advantage.

In our turn, we’ll train you on the job and provide a fun, creative work environment.

You will be available for a minimum 4 shifts per month, of which the majority will be at weekends.

How to apply

To apply for this post, please read the job description and download the following documents once you have completed your application form plesae send it to recruitment@watermans.org.uk  and remember to put in the subject line “Customer Relations Representatives (Casual)

Download full job description Job Description Customer Relations Representative (WORKING 8 August 2018)

Download Application form Watermans Job Application Form 2018

Fill in Monitoring Form HERE

Closing date: 9am, Monday 3 September 2018

Interview date: Monday 10 September 2018

Watermans strives to be an equal opportunities employer and will only accept a completed application form with completed equal opportunities monitoring form (please complete the attached forms above). Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Casual Position: Outdoor Event Stewards

We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate, customer focused people to join our team of outdoor stewards. This is a fantastic opportunity to be closely involved in a thriving arts organisation across the boroughs of Hounslow and Hillingdon.

OUTDOOR EVENTS STEWARD

Hourly Rates:

25 years and older £7.83

Under 25 years £7.38

We deliver a broad mix of free events and activities for the whole community ranging from theatre, dance, fire shows, aerial shows, juggling and more!

Our Outdoor Events Stewards are central to ensuring we deliver quality customer experiences to all our visitors.

You will be first point of contact for audiences at Bell Square, Hounslow & other outdoor sites, maintaining a professional and safe environment and delivering excellent customer service whilst being knowledgeable and enthusiastic about our programme of activities.

Full training will be given every step of the way.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams

Hours: Between 0-20 hours per fortnight on a casual basis depending on shift availability, candidates must be prepared to work weekend and evening hours until end of December 2018. Candidates should have the ability and willingness to perform these duties for shifts ranging from 5-12 hours in an outdoor setting.

All shifts are subject to availability and mutually agreed a month in advance.

How to apply

To apply for this post, please read the job description and information about the right to work in the UK, and then email the following to recruitment@watermans.org.uk please

recruitment@watermans.org.uk

‘Outdoor Event Stewards’:

  • A short cover note no longer than one page explaining why you believe you meet the person specification
  • Your CV including details of two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer/tutor (we will not contact referees without your permission).
  • A completed right to work form
  • A completed equalities monitoring form

Download Job Description Outdoor Event Steward (Working 6 April 2018)

Download Form Right to Work information and Equal Opportunities monitoring April 2018

Download Form Recruitment Monitoring Form (working 16 April 2018) (4)

If you would like to chat about the role please telephone the Duty Manager on 020 8232 1018 or email dm@watermans.org.uk See our website at www.watermans.org.uk

Links to all of our outdoor spaces can be found at:
http://www.bellsquarelondon.com
https://www.hayesoutdoor.org.uk
http://www.creativepeopleplaces.org.uk