Admin Assistant



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Application Deadline: 
May 2016

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ActionSpace supports the development of artists with learning disabilities and creates innovative projects for people with learning disabilities to engage with the visual arts.

About ActionSpace

ActionSpace enables artists with learning disabilities to work alongside their non-disabled peers and have their work appreciated and respected on its own merit.  We are an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation (NPO).

We run a programme of weekly visual arts Studio Projects in North London at Cockpit Arts and South London at Studio Voltaire.  Our Studio Projects support the creative and professional development of artists with learning disabilities who wish to develop professional artistic careers, as well as those looking for a meaningful creative outlet.

ActionSpace is currently in a period of significant growth, doubling the number of our studio locations and expanding our outreach, young peoples and CPD programmes.

Admin Assistant role

We are seeking an enthusiastic Admin Assistant. This is a new role within the organisation, and will be the first point of call for all communication and enquiries.  The principal aim of the role is to assist the General Manager with the day-to-day running of the organisation, and to cultivate good working relationships with all ActionSpace staff, volunteers and artist participants, in order to provide a high level of support company-wide.

Based in our office in Central London, the Administrative Assistant will support the General Manager and the wider team with the day-to-day running of the company and delivery of the programme.

The Admin Assistant will work 3 days a week.

Salary: £19,500 per annum pro rata

This is a fixed term contract for 1 year. Starting date will be negotiated with the candidate at time of job offer. 

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