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Moments of Joy (Cara McAleese Arts/South Yorkshire Housing Association | South Yorkshire) ARCHIVED 2024

We’re recruiting participatory artists to deliver weekly activity focussing on music, dance and visual arts in homes managed by South Yorkshire Housing Association.

InCommon are hiring a new CEO! (InCommon | City of London) ARCHIVED 2024

Intergenerational charity InCommon are hiring a new CEO. This is a fantastic opportunity to lead a small team at a growing charity. More info here: https://incommon.org.uk/jobs-ceo

Group Facilitators (Psychotherapist/trainee Psychotherapist) (Claremont Project | Greater London) ARCHIVED 2023

We want to create four new peer weekly support groups for isolated older people: Bereavement, Dementia Carers (zoom only), Experiences of Ageing, and Men’s Group. For info, rebecca@claremont-project.org

Tap Dance Tutor required at Claremont Project (Charity, Arts & Wellbeing Centre for adults aged 55+ in Angel, Islington). (Claremont Project | Greater London) ARCHIVED 2023

Tap Dance Tutor required at Claremont Project (Charity, Arts & Wellbeing Centre for adults aged 55+ in Angel, Islington). For info, please contact: kyri@claremont-project.org

Beyond Culture Box Project Advisor Call Out (University of Surrey | Surrey) ARCHIVED 2023

Beyond Culture Box is looking for advisors to be involved in our project development workshops during September 2023. The advisors will directly inform the development of a touring exhibition and training course!

Call Out for Associate Artists (freelance) (Magic Me | Greater London) ARCHIVED 2023

We are looking for artists across a wide range of disciplines and artforms who are interested and curious to bring their practice and apply Magic Me’s Intergenerational Principles to a range of community settings.

South East Creative Health Associate post (National Centre for Creative Health | England) ARCHIVED 2023

The National Centre for Creative Health are recruiting for a South East Creative Health Associate. Fixed term contract until 30th September 2024, 30 hours a week, £42,000 pro rata. Application deadline: 20th August.

Artist Call Out for Beyond Culture Box (University of Surrey | Surrey) ARCHIVED 2023

Beyond Culture Box is seeking two artists to create new work based on the material from the Culture Box project. The final commission will be featured and included in a touring exhibition (Stoke and Exeter) and a training course.

Welfare Officer (Claremont Project | Greater London) ARCHIVED 2023

We are looking for someone who can join us to help those in need to get the services they need and are entitled to. The role is a mix of engagement work with difficult-to-engage older people, and welfare support work with those people.

Volunteer for Music Projects (Intergenerational Music Making | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2023

Join us as a volunteer or a music freelancer to support the delivery of our projects! If you're interested or your have more questions, please email info@imm-music.com

Apply now for the Best Age Friendly Outreach Award at the Fantastic For Families Awards 2023 (Family Arts Campaign | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2023

Did you provide incredible arts activities, events or initiatives for families or older people in the UK from April 2022 – March 2023? Check out our website for more details and apply by  6pm on Thursday 27 July 2023.

Music therapist post (St Columba's Hospice Care, Edinburgh | East Lothian) ARCHIVED 2023

Music Therapist Band 6, Fixed term for 1 year. Part-time: 15 hours (over 2 days) per week Closing date: Monday 24 July 2023

National Creative Ageing Conference (Equal Arts, Arts Council England and Baring Foundation | Tyne and Wear) ARCHIVED 2023

Call out for contributions! We're bringing together artists , voices with lived experience and from the care, health and cultural sectors to collective build a collective sense of "What next?" for the Creative Ageing movement nationally.

Activity Coordinator Vacancy (Freelance (String of Hearts CIC | Greater Manchester) ARCHIVED 2023

String of Hearts is looking for an Activity Coordinator to coordinate music-making activities for older adults in Trafford and Manchester. Freelance role averaging 6-10 hours per week, specific dates/times to be agreed. £20/hour.

Trustees (Orchestras Live | England) ARCHIVED 2023

We are seeking candidates who recognise the unique role that orchestras can play in supporting a culturally vibrant and resilient society.

Head of Services for Intergenerational Music Making (Intergenerational Music Making | Surrey) ARCHIVED 2023

Join our team and make an impact! We're hiring an experienced and visionary Head of Services with a salary range of £30,000 - £35,000 per annum. This role involves leading a team across Surrey, London, and Manchester. Email charlotte@imm-music.com

Community Impact Coordinators x3 (based in the East, Midlands and North) (Orchestras Live | England) ARCHIVED 2023

Do you have a passion for community engagement and believe in the value of cultural and creative opportunities for people where they live and work? Deadline for applications: Tuesday 9 May 2023 at 5pm

Maternity leave cover, National Coordinator (Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance | England) ARCHIVED 2023

Salary: £35,420 (pro-rata), full-time Maternity cover: June to December 2023 (inclusive) Click on the link to read more, listen to the audio description or download a PDF of the full job description.

Executive Producer (The Performance Ensemble | West Yorkshire) ARCHIVED 2023

We are looking for an Executive Producer to join The Performance Ensemble at an exciting time of development, bringing to life our values and aspirations to make older people’s creativity visible.

Company Administrator (The Performance Ensemble | West Yorkshire) ARCHIVED 2023

The Company Administrator is a new and key role to keep all aspects of the company’s business on track and running smoothly – from monitoring budgets to scheduling, and from report writing to looking after our people.

Pizza and Pitches Call Out (The Albany Deptford | England) ARCHIVED 2023

We’re offering £1000 to individuals, community groups, grassroots organisations, artists and companies. Anyone who has a creative idea that they’d like to make happen. Must in Lewisham or Southwark, where the Albany is based. Visit website fo ...

The Power or Music Fund (The National Academy for Social Prescribing and The Utley Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2023

The National Academy of Social Prescribing, in partnership with the Utley Foundation, is offering 100 grants of £1,000 each to eligible choirs and singing groups. Applications for the fund are open and will close at 9am on 15 February 2023.

Prescribe-arts launch (online) (Aesop | Worldwide) ARCHIVED 2023

Join Kevin Fenton, James Sanderson, the reader and more, to explore this exciting new national service linking arts and health. Via zoom January 31st 1.10pm. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/prescribe-arts-launch-tickets-492319570087

Programme Manager - Community, Health & Wellbeing (Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra | Dorset) ARCHIVED 2023

Role Summary: The role will lead the Community and Health & Wellbeing programme, which champions life-long creativity and improves health and wellbeing through music-making.

Best Age Friendly Outreach Awards! (Fantastic For Families | England) ARCHIVED 2022

Check out the shortlist for the annual Fantastic For Families Awards, celebrating the nominees by sharing their Stories of Age-Friendly Outreach, from across the UK. Winners announced on the 16th November!

Job opportunity - Arts Administrator (Fundraising & Development) (darts | South Yorkshire) ARCHIVED 2022

We are looking for someone who is ambitious, enthusiastic and proactive to join our team to support the fundraising and development of darts and The Point.

WANTED: Freelance Fundraiser (Age UK Oxon | Oxfordshire) ARCHIVED 2022

Timescale of work: January 2023 to March 2023. Project fee: Up to £5,000 inclusive of all expenses and VAT (if applicable). Location: Remote / Online working with some time at the Age UK Oxfordshire Head Office, Abingdon, if needed. Reporti ...

Cascading Leadership: supporting peer-to-peer leadership development in the voluntary and community sector (The Kings Fund | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2022

Cascading Leadership is a free peer-to-peer leadership development programme for voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations working in health and wellbeing. It enables VCS leaders to share their extensive and varied expertise with peers, to t ...

New Nesta fund for arts organisations demonstrating social impact (Nesta | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2021

Nesta's fund will make small repayable loans to English arts, cultural and creative organisations to support increased social impact and resilience.

Dance & Dementia Training (Bolton Dementia Support | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

This video from Bolton Dementia Support shows how you can do much for people with dementia without it costing a fortune.

Garfield Weston Foundation (Garfield Weston Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Foundation aims to be responsive to where need is greatest. It supports a wide range of charitable activity rather than having specific priorities for funding or regional bias.

Prince of Wales Charitable Trust (Prince of Wales Charitable Trust | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

Inspired by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales values of harmony and sustainability, the Charitable Foundation aims to transform lives and build sustainable communities.

Rayne Foundation (Rayne Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Rayne Foundation helps and encourages inspiring individuals and organisations who can help build bridges within our complex world.

Sainsbury Family Charitable Trust (Sainsbury Family Charitable Trust | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Sainsbury Family Charitable Trusts is the operating office of 17 different independent grant-making trusts established by members of three generations of the Sainsbury family.

The Sobell Foundation (The Sobell Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Sobell Foundation was established by the late Sir Michael Sobell in 1977 for general charitable purposes and is a grant-making trust with which he was actively involved until shortly before his death in 1993.

The Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation (The Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation (BSCF) was established in 1960 with the trustees aim to help raise the quality of life, particularly for those who are young, disadvantaged or elderly. Each year grants totaling about 2.5 million are made to ...

The Wolfson Foundation (The Wolfson Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

Almost all of its open programmes are solely for capital projects. It does, however, also have a number of carefully targeted programmes funding individuals through academic awards as well as scholarship or bursary programmes.

The Yapp Charitable Trust (The Yapp Charitable Trust | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Yapp Charitable Trust makes grants for running costs and salaries to small registered charities in England and Wales to help sustain their existing work.

Charitable Trust Money for Music (Concertina Charitable Trust | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The Trustees of The Concertina Charitable Trust have granted funds to over 300 charitable organisations in England and Wales.

Funding for Arts & The Older People (CHK Charities | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

CHK Charities offer 1) One Off Grants 2) Conditionally Renewable Grants 3) Large Grants over 25k

D'Oyy Carte Charitable Trust (D'Oyy Carte Charitable Trust | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

The DOyly Carte Charitable Trust funds United Kingdom Registered Charities operating in the UK in the fields of the advancement of the arts, health and medical welfare and environmental protection or improvement.

The Dulverton Trust (The Dulverton Trust | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

This Trust supports maintaining active living and independence for older people

The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation (The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation | UK Wide) ARCHIVED 2020

Esmee Fairbairn fund aims to unlock and enable potential, back the unorthodox and unfashionable, build collective networks and catalyse system change.

Always Remembering to Dance By Fergus Early (Berkshire) ARCHIVED 2019

Fergus Early's OBE, Green Candle, report on his innovative dance project with older people.


The Churchill Fellowship has opened for applications from today. A Churchill Fellowship funds people to travel for 4-8 weeks abroad, researching a topic of their own choice that can make a difference to their profession or community when they come ...