Creative Arts Assistant Lodestone Creative

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Lodestone Creative

Aims & objectives

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Time of attendance
Flexible over 7 days to be agreed with applicant but will include evenings and weekends
No of references
Hours (per week)
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Salary (£/hr)

Job description

We are looking for someone to join our small, easy going and open minded team here at Lodestone Creative. We are a social enterprise running a range of activities that support creativity across West Dunbartonshire and this includes

Managing and supporting artists studio space and residency programmes across the area

Co-ordinating a creative arts programme for local residents and organisations

Developing Make Space - our accessible creative space for local makers

Running Made Zero, a makers market and zero waste shop in Dumbarton East and supporting Made in West Dunbartonshire Makers Network

We are looking for someone to work alongside us to co-ordinate and work with local arts to deliver the arts programme and to develop the Made in West Dunbartonshire programme of events and activities.

Role includes

Day to day running and the organising of our workshop space and activities

Being the creative arts assistant at our workshops

Supporting our Creative Arts Co-ordinator with marketing, materials ordering and sorting and general admin roles

Working in the Made Zero retail space and promoting local artists and makers

Keeping track of workshop bookings and participants

Keeping our workshop and art store organised and clean.

Being involved with the team in planning and organising events

Person specification

Skills and Knowledge required

Interest in the creative arts

Experience of working with others and helping organise activities

Happy to speak to the public and help out where needed

Good organisational skills

Past experience or knowledge of working in an office using computers and equipment would be helpful

Training will be given.

PVG/disclosure requirements

Required - can start subject to a successful Disclosure/PVG scheme membership