Age & Opportunity is recruiting an Arts And Culture Co-ordinator (Part-Time). The Bealtaine Festival, which celebrates creativity throughout our lives, is Ireland’s largest collaborative arts festival, and one of the oldest festivals of its kind, having inspired a number of similar international festivals. Although the festival is at the centre of Age & Opportunity’s arts and culture programme, other initiatives such as Samhain (an event that looks at the darker side of ageing), Cultural Companions (a membership-based group of people interested in attending arts and cultural events together), and Beosach (Age & Opportunity’s international arts and culture journal) make up the arts and culture programme.
Age &Opportunity is primarily funded by the HSE, Sport Ireland, the Arts Council of Ireland and the Atlantic Philanthropies.
Applicants must have a minimum of three years proven track record of experience and achievement in the field of arts management. A degree-level qualification in an arts-related field or equivalent is desirable.
This position involves a 20 hour week, Monday to Wednesday, applicants must be highly flexible.
This position involves a specific purpose one year contract which may be renewable subject to performance and the availability of funding.
Salary circa €36,000 pro-rata (€19,200 for 20 hours)
A full job description, person specification and application form is available here:
Please complete an application form and cover letter and send to
Age & Opportunity
Marino Institute of Education
or Karen.Smyth@ageandopportunity.ie by 5pm on Friday the 12th of August.
Please note that CVs will not be accepted – applications must be made via our application form and cover letter.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 24 August.
Age & Opportunity is an Equal Opportunities Employer.