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We share news for people working in the Creative Sector – offering career progression, skills development, business development, or funding opportunities.


Director of Finance & Operations - The Hepworth

Director of Finance & Operations – The Hepworth

Leading on IT strategies & oversees financial management & performance of The Hepworth Wakefield &THW Enterprises Ltd.
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ScreenSkills and TAP launch 5As inclusive training materials

ScreenSkills is partnering with the TV Access Project (TAP) to exclusively host training resources for disability inclusion in the UK
Culture and creative industries: A catalyst for inclusive growth

Culture and creative industries: A catalyst for inclusive growth

Drawing on insights from in-depth interviews with senior IGN officers and national experts.
The Hatchling Lighting Assistant Call Out

The Hatchling Lighting Assistant Call Out

We are seeking a Wakefield-based Lighting Assistant to join The Hatchling team for this 2024 presentation. As a crucial member
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Beyond Brontës: A Screen Diversity Programme

Applications for our Summer 2024 programme are NOW OPEN
Wakefield First - Maker of the Month - Tony Wade

Wakefield First – Maker of the Month – Tony Wade: Artist

Tony Wade is an artist based in Wakefield who works on a diverse range of creative projects, from engaging art
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London’s Groucho Club to open within the grounds of the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The club’s first outpost will be located near Wakefield at Bretton Hall
Benefact Group’s Movement for Good Awards Returns for 2024

Benefact Group’s Movement for Good Awards Returns for 2024

Arts and Culture -nominations from 21 October to 25 October 2024.
The Big Freelancer Survey 2024

The BIG Freelancer Survey 2024

Each year, The Big Freelancer Survey aims to provide detailed analysis of the past 12 months.
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The Baring Foundation – Attracting new male participants into creative mental health programmes

The Baring Foundation are looking for projects which provide new and attractive creative opportunities for men.
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Unlimited Programme Manager

We’re looking for a Programme Manager to lead our DEVELOP strand of work.
The Hatchling - Community Group Activity Videographer

The Hatchling – Community Group Activity Videographer

In May 2024, community groups participating in The Hatchling in Wakefield will be participating in a series of workshops hosted
Maker of the Month - April Key

Wakefield First’s Maker of the Month: April Key – Contemporary Sculptor

April Key is a contemporary sculptor, originally from Istanbul, who relocated to Wakefield to set up her studio & engage
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AIM Partners With Tileyard North To Support Growing Independent Sector In The North Of England

The Association of Independent Music (AIM), the not-for-profit org championing the UK’s independent music community, is partnering with Tileyard North.
The Hatchling - Performers Call Out

The Hatchling – Performers Call Out

This opportunity is for any actor, puppeteer, physical theatre, circus performer or dancer that wants to perform.
The Hatchling - Community Group Activity Photographer

The Hatchling – Community Group Activity Photographer

In May 2024, community groups participating in The Hatchling in Wakefield will be participating in a series of workshops hosted
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Survey for Artists and Artworkers in Yorkshire & the Humber

Would you like to see better conditions & more investment for the visual arts sector in the UK?
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Film and Television Teacher – The Pauline Quirke Academy

PQA is currently looking for a local filmmaker to work with our students at PQA Wakefield on a Saturday 9:30am
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Online evaluation training for arts, culture and heritage professionals

Understand the principles and master the practice of carrying out evaluation in the arts, culture and heritage sector.
Jenna Fan - Creative Close Up

Creative Close Up – Jenna Fan

Winner of Wakefield's Creative Business of the Year, Jenna Fan tells us all about her musical creative ventures
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AXA Invites UK Entrepreneurs to Compete for £25,000 Prize and Expert Mentoring

We created the AXA Startup Angel competition to give UK entrepreneurs a chance to turn their business dreams into a
Wakefield Museums & Castles Artist commission: Wakefield Pageant, 1933

Wakefield Museums & Castles Artist commission: Wakefield Pageant, 1933

Wakefield Museums & Castles is looking to commission an artist to develop an innovative display in the Atrium space at
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Into the unknown: Ten creatives on working through uncertainty

Ten brilliant creatives to tell Creative Lives In Progress, what they’ve learnt from times of uncertainty.
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Project to Improve Spaces of Inpatient Acute Mental Health Ward

South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are looking for a local creative to improve the ward spaces of our
Wakefield First's - Maker of the Month - Catherine Booker

Wakefield First’s Maker of the Month – Catherine Booker: Graphic Designer

Catherine Booker is a graphic designer based in Wakefield, through her business Cultivate, she's created countless types of digital content
The Arts and Everything in between

The Arts & Everything in Between Podcast

Join Ticketsolve team members as they interview arts industry experts, getting their take on the biggest issues facing the arts
Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Paul Hamlyn Foundation Arts Fund

We offer support for organisations with core costs so you can continue the work you are already doing