Northern Ireland Participation Manager – closing 24 Jan

Green Space Dark Skies invites people, from all paths in life, to make a journey into the landscape together. There, we will illuminate wild and beautiful places with Dark Skies friendly lighting, across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland as dusk falls. Open to all, each mass gathering celebrates nature, our responsibility to protect it and everyone’s right to explore the countryside.

Green Space Dark Skies is one of ten major commissions for UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK a groundbreaking UK-wide celebration of creativity in 2022. Led by outdoor arts pioneers Walk the Plank, Green Space Dark Skies takes place from April to September. Over six months, thousands of people will become Lumenators, carrying special low impact lights designed by Siemens at up to 20 different secret locations. There, we will create art outdoors, recorded by film and photography.

The organisation is currently recruiting a freelance Participation Manager who will help the organisation ensure the widest possible participation in the project. Based in Northern Ireland and working from home, this part-time role will involve travel throughout Northern Ireland establishing contact with groups and networks.

If you are interested in celebrating our unique landscape, passionate about inspiring it’s future guardians and committed to bringing people together to achieve something extraordinary then please get in contact.

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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.