Job Opportunity

News from the Old Parcels Office

Paint on concrete floor - abstract image - Old Parcels Office Scarborough

Job Opportunity

10 August 2021

We’re Hiring

As part of Yorkshire Coast Destination Business Improvement District (Dbid), Scarborough Studios Ltd (SSLtd) have been awarded funding for a programme of exhibitions running from Oct 2021 to April 2022.

We are now looking for a Freelance Arts Project Worker to support our dedicated group of Board Members by providing administrative and practical support to implement a programme of 6 exhibitions and to develop future proposals/funding applications.

Freelance flat fee contract £8,000 over 6-8 months

Expected time commitment is equivalent to 500 hours in total over 8 months, including availability Thur – Sun during exhibitions and occasional evening events.

Accountable to the Chair of Scarborough Studios Ltd

The majority of the working hours will be at the Old Parcels Office ArtSpace

For a Job description and Person Specification follow this link Job Description

How to Apply

Applications are by CV and supporting statement or letter setting out how you meet the requirements for this role (max 500 words) to

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 31st August.

We currently anticipate holding interviews on 9th or 10th of September. As part of the interview we expect you to do a short 5 minute presentation about how your past experience/skills make you the ideal person to take on this role,

We hope to conduct interviews in person however we will accommodate virtual interviews where required.

We hope to let you know if you have been shortlisted for interview by 3rd September

Championing Diversity

SSLtd strives to champion diversity in all its forms and suitably experienced/qualified people from all groups that are currently under-represented in the arts are encouraged to apply.

As part of our commitment to creating employment opportunities for local people are keen to hear from people who live locally and have connections with the communities we serve.

For more information or an informal conversation about the role contact:

Sally Gorham Chair SSLtd

or Rob Moore Dir/Trustee SSLtd