Call for Project Curator (emerging) 2022-2025 – closing 23 May

PS² is looking for a passionate and imaginative Project Curator (emerging) to work alongside the Creative Director. Our new Project Curator [emerging] should have a deep interest and care in contemporary art, for artists and audiences, ideally, but not exclusively, with a background as artist, arts management and/or curation. Depending which level and qualification the successful candidate will have, we will adapt the learning and progression path to the given skills level. In an atmosphere of teamwork and mutual respect, we hope to create a work situation, which is fulfilling and joyful, yet also concentrated and ambitious.

Duties and Responsibilities

The newly selected Project Curator (emerging) will assist the Creative Director in the organisation and future planning of PS². The Project Curator (emerging) will:

  • assist the Creative Director in the running of PS²
  • seek and attend training sessions
  • assist in planning the annual arts programme
  • select artists and projects from proposals or invitations
  • seek and apply for necessary funding
  • administer funding and allocated project budgets
  • keep all necessary documentation for budgets
  • install and de-install projects
  • assist and advise artists in the realisation of their projects, both indoors and outdoors
  • curate art projects/exhibitions in PS²’s project space/other venues/galleries/ or at community contexts/ outside locations
  • communicate the programme to a wide audience, through writing
  • seek ways to make the art project as accessible as possible
  • update website, social media
  • plan openings, talks and workshops
  • collect feedback
  • review and evaluate each project
  • prepare reports for the Board and funders as required
  • inform and collaborate with other arts organisations
  • devise new initiatives and seek funding for them
  • occasionally invigilate project space during working hours
  • attend meetings with funders and other sectorial bodies when appropriate

To apply

See the full Job Description and download the application form from the psquared.org website below.

Call for Project Curator (emerging) 2022-2025

Deadline for receipt of applications is: Monday 23 May 2022

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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.