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Vacancies and Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working with us. We have these current vacancies. 

Event Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to assist our visitor services and event staff at Woodhorn Museum during our busy summer season event days. If you are interested in our exciting volunteering opportunities you can find out more here



Woodhorn Museum: Artist Commission Opportunity

Coal Forest: Participatory Arts Activity 

Are you passionate about creating inspiring & inclusive participatory arts experiences? Museums Northumberland are looking for a creative individual or group to help us share Northumberland's stories at Woodhorn Museum this winter.

We are  seeking to commission an artist, creative practitioner, artist/creative collective or arts company to develop & deliver a Participatory Arts Activity at Woodhorn Museum (Ashington, Northumberland) during Winter 2018/19 as part of our 'Coal Forest' programme.

The full commission brief including theme, timescale and budget is available here

This commission opportunity is supported using public funding by Arts Council England.

Deadline 4pm 23rd July 2018

Total Commission Budget £10,500