Chief Executive Officer/Artistic Director – Arts Care – closing 22 Sept

Accountable to: Board of Directors

Contract: Permanent (6 months probationary period)

37.5 hours per week

Location: Arts Care Central Office, 11/13 Bloomfield Ave, Belfast, BT5 5AA

Salary £47,000

Arts Care is the leading Arts, Health and Well-being organisation in Northern Ireland with national and international links. It was established in 1991 by the NI Department of Health. It delivers a wide range of participatory and commissioned arts programmes across five HSC Trust areas in partnership with our funders such as the Regional HSC Board, HSC Trusts, Public Health Agency and Arts Council of NI.

The Arts Care Board is seeking to appoint a Chief Executive Officer/Artistic Director with responsibilities for the strategic business and artistic direction of the organisation. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and possess the necessary skills, personal attributes and leadership qualities.

This will include the ability to work with the Board of Trustees and the wider Arts Care team to sustain the success of Arts Care and further grow the organisation, particularly through a period of organisational change, whilst maintaining our vision and values.

Arts Care is looking for an individual who will be visible, inclusive, hands-on and able to successfully work in partnership with all our stakeholders and funders, with the aim of helping to enhance and transform the lives of those in health, social and community care, through participation in creative activities.

This is a key leadership role which requires significant knowledge and experience of the Arts, Health, Community and Business Management.

To apply

Download the full job description and application form from Arts care’s website below.

Chief Executive Officer/Artistic Director

Applications must reach the Arts Care Central Office by 4.00pm on Wednesday 22nd September 2021 by email and interviews will take place during the first full week in October 2021.

Arts Care is an equal opportunities employer.

Arts Care is a Company limited by guarantee with charitable status.

Company No N1058264, XR77433

artist forms link
New Belfast Community Arts Initiative trading as Community Arts Partnership is a registered charity (XR 36570) and a company limited by guarantee (Northern Ireland NI 37645).Registered with The Charity Commission as New Belfast Community Arts Initiative - NIC105169.