Thursday, 24 July 2014

Events Coordinator - Coexist CIC

Start Date: As close to the 11th of August 2014 as possible, however a months notice will be considered if required 

Organisation: Coexist CIC 

Place of Work: Hamilton House, 80 Stokes Croft, BS1 3QY 

Duration: Permanent 

Hours: 20 hours. Shifts are split between two events coordinators in order to cover mornings and evenings 7 days per week. Shifts are variable and you will be expected to work some unsociable hours scheduled in advance with the events manager. Overtime hours will be available during busy periods 

Wage: £7.20 hr. 

Line Manager: Brendan Tate - Events Manager 

Application:Please send a CV and cover letter by 12:00pm noon, Tuesday 5th August 2014. 

Interview date: Thursday 7th August 2014 

For more information and to apply go here

Actor Wanted in New Work by Alexander Stevenson

Deadline Sunday 03 August 2014
Pay: £200
Interview Date 07/08/2014
To learn scripted dialogue and lead a public tour- for a new work by Alexander Stevenson in the Bristol Biennial on the 13 and 14 September 2014.
To take place on the Bristol Suspension bridge, in collaboration with physical performers in the landscape below.
Applicants must be available to come to audition in Bristol on the 7 August, attend 3 rehearsals in the weeks leading up to the Biennial (dates tbc), and perform 4-4.30pm on the 13 and 14 July.
There is a fee of £200 available, and must include all costs incurred.
To apply, please send a CV and links to relevant previous performance work such as personal website and youtube to

Communications Manager - Spike Island

Communications Manager

Deadline: 5pm 13th August 

Spike Island is a leading centre for the research, production and presentation of contemporary art and design based on Bristol’s historic harbour side. We seek a driven, motivated individual committed to helping shape dynamic relationships between art, artists and audiences through the development and delivery of a communications strategy consistent with the organisation’s aims. You will be highly organised, able to work under pressure and to deadline, with an eye for detail, excellent written and editorial skills and a proven ability to manage images, print production and digital media.  
The position is offered full time, 35 hours per week at £24,982 – £28,846 p.a. dependent on experience.
To apply for the role please read the job description and person specification documents below and send your application by email to or by post to:
Isabel Jones
Office and HR Manager
Spike Island
133 Cumberland Road
For more information and to apply go here

Associates Coordinator, Spike Island

Associates Coordinator

Deadline: 5pm Monday 28th July

Spike Island is looking for a friendly, motivated and highly organised Associates Coordinator to support and develop the Spike  Associates programme and to coordinate Associates projects and events.  You will work closely with the Curator in the development of the programme which forms an active part of the artistic programme.
Spike Associates is a membership network of artists, writers, curators designers and other creative practitioners.
You will be an enthusiastic individual with strong communication, administration and people skills, an interest in contemporary art and design and experience of working with artists.
The position is offered part time (14 hours per week) on a fixed term two year contract, with possible extension, at £16,483 - £18,029 p.a. pro rata
To apply for the role please read the job description and person specification documents below and send your application by email to or by post to:
Isabel Jones
Office and HR Manager
Spike Island
133 Cumberland Road
To for more information about the role and to apply go here.

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Graphic Design Internship - Ignitec

We're looking for a graphic design intern to join our team for three months here at Ignitec 

Available: July – September 2014 
Length: 3 months 
Location: Bristol 
Hours: TBC 

Internship Description 

We’re looking for a passionate young designer to join our team who can bring fresh ideas and graphic design flair. If this sounds like you then we want to hear from you! 

What you can expect: 

This is a 3 month internship with the potential to move into a more permanent position for the right candidate. We’re looking for someone who is highly creative and who isn’t afraid to bring new ideas to the table. You will be working on material for both our PR and Marketing and branding projects for our clients. This is a great opportunity to build your portfolio of professional work and learn from talented designers as you work alongside them on commercial projects. 

What we’re looking for: 

A talented and ambitious young graphic designer who is ready to face the fast paced world of design consultancy. The ideal candidate will be self motivated, highly creative and have a natural instinct for graphics for Web, Print and Branding. Strong skills in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign are a must! We are looking for an individual who is confident in their command of the Adobe creative suite and an ability to work in a 3D package is a big advantage. You must be a final year student or recent graduate in a relevant field. 

The perks of interning with us: 

As part of a small team, your work here will have a very real and visible impact on our company and marketing materials. You’ll be embraced as an important part of a core team and there is a lot of opportunity for your ideas to transpire and make a difference. We’re always open to suggestions and willing to venture down new and unexplored creative avenues. It’s an exciting time to be here! 

Please send a brief cover letter, CV and any links to previous work or a portfolio if possible. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

To apply go here

Female Dancer Required - The Flaming Feathers
Female Dancer Required
Part Time
10-15k pro rata
Deadline: Monday 4th August
Contact: claire Phipps ( 

Professional Vintage Dance Troupe, The Flaming Feathers, based in Bristol are recruiting for dancers for freelance paid performance work throughout the UK.
Applicants must be:
-        Based in or near Bristol
-        Professionally trained or an advanced dancer
-        Punctual & Reliable
-        Available Tuesday evenings for training every week
-        Available Weekends for performances
-        Self Employed
-        Have Performance Experience
-        Sized 8-10, Height between 5’3” – 5’7”
-        Aged 22 – 30
-        Be confident and happy with burlesque and showgirl work
Tuesday 5thAugust  8.00pm – 9.00pm at Lifestyle Fitness Centre, Clouds Hill Road, St.George Bristol BS5 7LH
To confirm your attendance at the audition please email:

Monday, 21 July 2014

Freelance Photography Tutor Needed in Bristol

Photographer Tutor needed in Bristol
Part Time
10-15k pro rata
Deadline: Wednesday 30th July

Frui Creative Holidays and Courses is a London based company offering learning holidays world wide as well as day courses in UK.

Frui is looking for an outgoing, sociable and knowledgeable photographer to work across their beginner and intermediate Photography courses in the Bristol area.

The successful candidate will carry out photographic tuition, confidently manage groups of 8 – 15 people, follow carefully crafted lesson plans.

They will also understand and deliver Frui’s unique brand values, which blend clear, jargon free tuition with a sophisticated quality of service that goes way beyond what is normally expected from an average tutor.

The ideal person is:
  • Someone who thinks on their feet and is two steps ahead and will always anticipate potential problems in advance
  • Someone who can adapt and respond to different personalities and happily cater to their individual demands
  • Someone who is warm, sociable and able to make people feel at ease quickly
Candidates MUST possess the following:
  • BA/Hons in Photography/Fine Art or something equivalent
  • Have a UK / EU Passport
  • Some experience of teaching photography (or another subject) to groups and/or individuals
  • A good grasp of historical and contemporary photographic trends, as well as an in-depth knowledge of the technical aspects of photography
This position will require you to work weekends throughout the year and would suit a practitioner who is not tied down by a regular day job. Rate of pay disclosed on application.

Successful candidates will get training before being asked to work.

Before applying please visit to get a better idea of what we’re about. If you think we’re right for you, email your CV with a covering email to