Job Opportunity

Backwater Artists Group is seeking to appoint a Studio Coordinator/Research Assistant for a fixed period of 22 weeks, on a part-time basis. The Studio Coordinator/Research Assistant will assist the Studio Director in the development, co-ordination and promotion of group activities, the artistic programme and the day-to-day office administration of Backwater Artists Group. The Studio Coordinator/Research Assistant will be responsible for conducting research in relation to the review of studio policies and the artistic and outreach programmes. The successful candidate will have an interest and experience working in the visual arts in Ireland.


Position: Studio Coordinator/Research Assistant

Wage: €12 per hour, 14 hours per week for 22 weeks

Contract: part-time position of 22 weeks with 4 weeks probationary period

Reporting to: Studio Director & Board of Directors

Closing Date: Thursday June 30th 2016 at 5pm

Position Starts: Week Beginning August 1st 2016

Full Job Description: Studio Cooordinator:Research Assistant

Applicants to send a hard copy of a current CV and cover letter outlining how you fit this position.

Elaine Coakley, Studio Director, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork

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