We are recruiting an Engagement Manager



Employer: Drawing Room Tannery Arts
Job title: Bridget Riley Art Foundation Engagement Manager
Hours of work: 35 hours per week, full-time
Salary: £27, 00 pa
Reports to: Directors

The Bridget Riley Art Foundation Engagement Manager is a new position and the successful applicant will be a core member of the Drawing Room team.  The position is funded by the Bridget Riley Art Foundation and has the aim of making both the practice of drawing and the appreciation of drawings accessible to a wider audience.  

The Engagement Manager will manage all public engagement events and initiate a ground-breaking programme to encourage the attendance and participation of a wider demographic.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about drawing and its broad and valuable applications.  The Engagement Manager will deliver a programme that provides a dependable and regular schedule of activities to promote meaningful engagement with contemporary drawing for a wide range of people. 

The programme should utilise Drawing Room’s specialist provision including its exhibitions and library and raise awareness of the library as an educational resource for people of all ages and as a research and teaching resource for educators.

The successful applicant should understand contemporary issues regarding the importance of inclusivity and will consider it essential to embed equality, diversity, and inclusion as a fundamental part of Drawing Room.

For more information and to apply, please download the 'Job Description' and 'About Drawing Room' docs for additional info.

Application deadline: 11th July, midnight.
Interviews: 17, 18 and 19 July.

For further information about the role, please contact Kate Macfarlane, Co-Director [email protected]