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We’re looking for a Social Media Guru to join our team on behalf of the Mela Partnership!

If you have a great knowledge and enthusiasm for all things social online then we’d love to hear from you.

The Mela Partnership is an exciting outdoor arts consortium made up of 14 partners across the UK and our aim is to achieve a consistent, exciting, creative presence and interaction across social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube so a knowledge and understanding of all platforms would be required.

This role is offered on a monthly freelance basis (1 day per month initially) with heightened activity around specific performance and event dates.

For more details and a job description please contact emma@nutkhut.co.uk

To apply please email your CV and covering letter outlining why you believe you would be perfectly suited to the role to: emma@nutkhut.co.uk with ‘Social Media Application’ in the subject header.

Application Deadline:  31st May 2020

The Arts Council England’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic is providing unprecedented support to Individuals and organisations within the creative industries.

As part of that support Outdoor Arts UK have funding available to freelance and self-employed individuals working within the outdoor arts sector. This is aimed at those individuals who don’t fit into the ACE Emergency Funding categories and applications are encouraged from anyone usually employed within Mela, street arts, carnival, street dance and the outdoor festival context.

Full guidelines on how to apply can be found via the Outdoor Arts UK website.

Please do have a look at how to apply and to see if you qualify as the application deadline is 12 Noon on 23rd April 2020.

We’re thrilled to announce that our Co-Artistic director Ajay Chhabra has been appointed to represent Europe for the Commonwealth Foundation, working in tandem with four other Civil Society Advisory Governors (CSAG).

The Commonwealth Foundation has a tradition of involving civil society in its governance structure. The Foundation’s Board of Governors comprises representatives of its Member States as well as five CSAG members: distinguished civic voices that each represent a region of the Commonwealth.

The representatives will provide guidance on aspects of the Commonwealth Foundation’s programmes as well as its long-term strategy. The four other territories represented by the Commonwealth Foundation and their representative Governor are: Celia Wade-Brown (Pacific), Kalpana Kannabiran (Asia), Goretti Kyomuhendo (Africa), and Dr. Marlene Attzs (Caribbean and Americas).

Congratulations Ajay!

 

In these unprecedented circumstances, the situation is uncertain and unsettling for us all, however we intend to do everything possible to support our artists, colleagues, communities, audiences and friends during this period of distancing and isolation.

Please continue to stay in touch via facebook, twitter, Instagram etc. and from our Nutkhut family to you and yours, stay safe and well and we look forward to a time when we can all gather at events and create more fun and mischief together!