Co-Director at Catalyst Arts – closing 3 June

As this we begin to slowly unfurl into summer months, we are now open for applications to become a Co-Director at Catalyst Arts. It’s our 30th Birthday, come to our party.

Application deadline: 3rd June, Midday.

We are encouraging applications from passionate individuals who are interested in joining a collaborative board, who centre peer-learning and experimental approaches within the visual arts. As a Catalyst Co-Director, you will learn a range of skills, and have the opportunity to immerse yourself within the arts ecology of Belfast and beyond. If you would like to gain experience in the operational running of an arts organisation, curation, project management, research and technical skills, we encourage you to apply.

This is a voluntary position with a two-year commitment following a trial and training period.

Please note, due to time commitments we are asking for applicants to be based in or close to Belfast, or willing to relocate as you will be required to travel for weekly meetings, events and gallery invigilation.

Catalyst Arts is a registered charity, artist-led space and member’s led organisation.

To apply

The full job description can be found here.

The job application form can be found below:

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Please email your completed application form to

Invitations to interview will be sent in June/July.

If you would like to apply, but have particular access needs or submitting a written application is difficult for you, please get in touch with Catalyst at by email and we can arrange an alternative application method.

Catalyst Arts strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer, and we particularly encourage applications from those who identify as underrepresented in the arts, for example Black and POC artists, artists from lower socio-economic backgrounds and artists from the traveller community.

Application deadline: 3rd June, Midday

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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.