Graduate Dance Artist

Graduate Dance Artist

Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday 24 October 2017 5:00pm
Dance4 is recruiting for a Graduate Dance Artist role as part of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries programme.

Full time, Dec 17 – Nov 18, Salary £17,095

Selection date: Thursday 2 November

Dance4 has created a role for an emerging dance artist as part of a national programme to support recent graduates from low income backgrounds to begin careers in the arts.  

The successful candidate will be supported to develop their skills in several areas including choreography, performance and teaching through working on residencies and projects with Dance4 and involvement in selection panels and networks.  The role will be based at Dance4’s new international Centre for Choreography in Nottingham and there will be opportunities to undertake training elsewhere in the UK and internationally.

To apply for the role, please download the application pack below, which includes the application form. Please check the eligibility criteria carefully before you apply

To be eligible for a Weston Jerwood Creative Bursary applicants must:

●      Have graduated from a degree (BA or equivalent) for the first time within the past two years (i.e. in 2015, 2016 or 2017).  No minimum grade required.

●      Have received a full maintenance grant during the full period of their course and be able to verify it with the necessary paperwork for each year

●      Be a full-time UK resident

Jerwood Charitable Foundation have produced a Frequently Asked Questions document about eligibility which you can download here.

 For full details of the national scheme and other opportunities available across the UK visit Jerwood Charitable Foundation's website.  

Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries is designed and managed by Jerwood Charitable Foundation in partnership with the British Council. It has been made possible through the combined support of Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence Fund, Garfield Weston Foundation, Jerwood Charitable Foundation, CHK Charities Limited and PRS Foundation.

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