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Freelance Opportunity: Regional Coordinator (South West)

Contract: 12 months+, 30 hours per month (estimate). The role may include some evenings.

Fee: £400-450 pcm retainer, exclusive of travel expenses

We are seeking a dynamic Regional Coordinator to help us provide an outstanding art loan service in the South West that promotes health, wellbeing and empowerment for all.

As a national charity that uses art and creativity to improve the wellbeing of patients, staff and those caring for them, we create uplifting environments to benefit the lives of over 1.8 million patients, visitors and staff every year.

Working from home and at health and social care partner sites, the Regional Coordinator for the South West will help us to increase the number of health and social care sites using our services. The Regional Coordinator will develop and deliver innovative engagement activities with service users, patients and staff from new and existing health and social care partners, leading to sites borrowing artworks from the Paintings in Hospitals collection. The Regional Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the care and display of the artworks at our hub site (Southmead Hospital, Bristol) and in the region: renewing current loans, and leading the regional volunteer team.

You will have excellent communication skills, knowledge of the health and social care and a passion for the visual arts. A motivated individual with experience of working with loans within a museum environment, you will be results-driven with a track record of achieving targets and a strong desire to help people. You will have the organisational skills to prioritise and manage a challenging and diverse workload, and the ability to relate to people from a wide range of backgrounds. Strong administration, sales and account management skills and an understanding of how our activities improve health and wellbeing will all help you succeed in this role.

A full copy of the role description can be downloaded here.

To apply, please send your CV with a cover letter of no more than two pages to (subject: Regional Coordinator, South West)

Application deadline: Monday 14 November, 4pm

Interview date: Tuesday 22 November (Bristol) TBC



Our charity relies on the kind support of volunteers to continue its unique and important mission. Many of our volunteers work with our collection, helping to care for artworks and to manage our regional displays. But you don't need to be an expert to contribute as we can provide training.

Register your interest

If you are interested in any of the areas in which we work, we would love to hear from you. Read, complete, and return the registration form along with your current CV. We’ll contact you if there is a volunteering opportunity available that matches your interests and skills.

To discuss volunteering in more detail, contact us on 0207 407 3222 or email