We are recruiting!

For a Course advisor and Administrator. Be part of an exciting, world renowned art school. We are offering an opportunity to grow into a vital role in a creative workplace where you will be valued and developed. Join a friendly, passionate and ambitious team in an inspirational workplace. 

Job Role: Course Advisor and Administrator

Hours per week:  30 hours over 4 days, Wednesday to Saturday

Job Type/Contract type: Fixed-term for 12 months. Extension subject to funding.

Interview Date: Wednesday 7 March 2018

Closing Date: Monday 19th February at 5 pm

Salary: £16,500 pro rata based on a full-time week of 37.5 hrs (£13,200 annual salary)

The charity. This year we celebrate eighty years of delivering world class art courses taught by practicing artists in the historical Porthmeor Studios in St Ives. We are dedicated to the craft of learning, striving to give our students the best possible experience. We work together as a team to achieve this. All staff are ambitious to find new ways of improving and learning, so we can share our love of making art with many more people in the best way we can. Your role will help us grow and improve in a critical year when we plan to develop a new website and launch innovative new products.

The Position. We are looking for an energetic digital enthusiast with a drive to find solutions, whether this is assisting your colleagues resolve their files not syncing or helping a student find the best possible course to come on. This is a twelve month contract supported by the Cultivator programme which is funded by the European Social Fund, Arts Council England and Cornwall Council. The hope is that with you on board we will see an increase in sales revenue enabling us to make this a permanent position.

The Location. You will be based in a shared office in the historic Porthmeor Studios. The award-winning studio complex is shared with artists and fisherman and is located on the Porthmeor Beach. Our two studios have some of the most beautiful views in the world. You will also work in our office in The Island Centre, at the other end of Porthmeor Beach.

Interested? Fill in an application form and send it to janet@schoolofpainting.co.uk by 5pm 19 February 2018. We do not accept CV’s.  Due to the small size of our team, we are unable to provide feedback on applications not shortlisted.