• Job Reference: 00000511-1
  • Date posted: 4 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Arts for Health MK
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/benefits: Fee is to cover 2-3 days per week per annum
  • Sector: Art, Culture & Heritage, Children & Young People, Health, Mental Health, Older People
  • Job type: Contract
  • Duration: Annually reviewed
  • Work hours: Part Time

Job description

Are you an exceptional leader who is passionate about the power of creativity in delivering health and wellbeing outcomes? Our Charity, Arts for Health Milton Keynes, is now looking for someone to play a significant role in taking our work to the next level. This is a hugely exciting opportunity for someone who can deliver against our four key priorities:
  • Proactively network and influence at the most senior levels within our stakeholder ecology which spans the arts and healthcare with a focus on the Integrated Care System and Social Prescribing agendas

  • Be highly skilled, committed and enthused by measuring and communicating the impact of everything the organisation delivers

  • Have excellent fundraising skills with an entrepreneurial mindset in terms of growing a fledgling ‘business’ in a third sector and social justice setting

  • Develop and deliver a 2022-2025 strategic plan with the ambition of securing National Portfolio Status with Arts Council England from the 2022 funding round

This is a contracted role to provide the services as outlined in the role description. The contract is reviewed annually.

The available fee is up to £35,000 per annum which we expect to cover 2-3 days per week. The Director will be engaging regularly with partners across MK, has use of an office at MK University Hospital and can also work from home.


How to apply

 To find out more about the role, please download the Job description and person specification document as well as our Brand architecture document


Application process

To apply, click the 'Apply for this job now' button to submit: 

  • Your CV
  • A statement of interest (maximum 2 A4 pages) explaining how you meet our four key priorities and your proposed working arrangements (hours, days, flexibility). Alternatively you can submit a video which covers these points.
  • Name and contact details for two references

For more information visit or contact Emma Courtney, Interim Director on 07968 166789 or Maria Wogan, Chair of the Board of Trustees on 07837 892711

 The deadline for applications is noon on Thursday 2nd December. Interviews will be on the 10th December.

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