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Just what the Artist ordered: Health, Wellbeing and Arts Education
Engage London Area Group MeetingFriday 22 February, 2-5pmKentish Town Health Centre, 2 Bartholomew Road, London NW5 2A (10 minutes walk from Kentish Town underground station)Location: https://www.inhealthgroup.com/location/kentish-town-health-centre/ Free for Engage members, £5 for non-members - booking essential.This Engage event will explore examples of current arts learning, health and wellbeing collaborative practice in London at the Kentish ... Full story

Winners of 2018-19 MaxLiteracy Awards announced: Attenborough Arts Centre, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, Kirkleatham Museum and the Whitworth to host the Awards
The Max Reinhardt Charitable Trust, the National Association of Writers in Education (NAWE), and Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, are delighted to announce the host venues for the 2018-19 MaxLiteracy Awards.   Funded by the Max Reinhardt Charitable Trust, MaxLiteracy is an exciting initiative that develops new ways of ... Full story

All By Myself?
Yorkshire Area Group MeetingWednesday 27 February 2019, 2 - 4pmArtlink, 87 Princes Avenue, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU5 3QPDirections: https://www.artlinkhull.co.uk/contact/Free for Engage members, £5 for non-members - booking essentialCome and shake off the winter blues in Yorkshire's City of Culture. A chance to catch-up with colleagues from across the region and find out what's brewing in ... Full story

Learning by Design - open for applications
Peer Learning event run by Engage and hosted by the V&A, the Design Museum and the Crafts CouncilMonday 4 - Wednesday 6 March 2019An intensive professional development event for mid and senior career gallery and visual art educators. Take time out to share and reflect on current gallery and arts ... Full story

Connecting the Conversation
North East Area Group MeetingThursday 14 February 2019, 5 - 7pmMiddlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Centre Square, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire TS1 2AZLocation: http://www.visitmima.com/plan-your-visit/getting-here/Free for Engage members, £5 for non-members - booking essential.Connecting the Conversation creates an opportunity to hear from people and organisations adopting different approaches to visual arts engagement and ... Full story

Managing Young People in the Workplace
Artswork Ltd
28 Feb 2019
Do you have young people as part of your workforce or would you like to? This course delves into the logistical challenges but amazing benefits of having young people (under 25) as part of your team. Explore who your potential young employees may be and gain line management tools and ... Full details

Supporting Young People: Workplace Health and Wellbeing
Artswork Ltd
8 March 2019
Equip yourself with the tools and understanding required to promote good mental health in the workplace. Designed to help you negotiate legal frameworks and highlight best practice, this new course places a specific focus on the needs of young people in your workforce. Through resources, information and practical activities, you ... Full details

OUTing the Past
Ulster University
29 - 31 March 2019
OUTing the Past is a two day conference and gathering which this year is hosted by  Ulster University in partnership with Cara-Friend.  It  marks the end of the 2019 National Festival of LGBT History and furthers the festival’s goals through its programming as well as its commitment to fostering sustained ... Full details

Young people in the criminal justice system - how can the arts respond?
The National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance
Wednesday 27 February 2019
The National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance (NCJAA) 2019 annual conference asks the question: How can the arts respond to the issues facing young people in the criminal justice system?The conference aims to answer this question with workshops, performances, panel discussions and speeches from leading professionals and young people who have been ... Full details

Creative Facilitator – Poetry, Spoken Word or Storytelling
A museum in Greenwich seeks an experienced creative learning facilitator to develop and deliver sessions for women. Full description

Learning Associate: Widening Participation & Strategic Schools
A University Museum seeks a Learning Associate to take a strategic lead on a key audience segment: children and young people. Full description


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