News & Opportunities
Here you will find all the latest news and opportunities from around the region and nationally. Just click on the 'show tags' button on the left under the calendar to filter the information to your requirements.
Security Review 'sharing day'
Accredited museums must obtain expert and objective security advice for collections at least every five years and plan to implement any recommendations. We are interested to find out if there are museums in west Kent who are due a review of their security arrangements and would benefit from a 'sharing day' with a consultant security advisor to help meet the Accreditation requirement. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest.
Funded Apprenticeships for the Creative and Cultural Sector
The Creative Employment Programme is a £15m fund to support the creative job opportunities in England for young unemployed people aged 16-24 wishing to pursue a career in the arts and cultural sector. Apprentices for Business and the London Apprenticeship Company have successfully accessed £100,000 to support the creation of 50 new Apprenticeships. Creative & Cultural Skills is the National Skills Academy for the Creative Employment Programme. The project will provide part wage grants to employers, both commercial and subsidised or charitable, that fall within the following footprint:
The Creative Employment Project Grant can be further supplemented with Grant support from the National Apprenticeship Service. In total up to £3,500 may be available to help you towards your total employments costs.
If you are interested in accessing this fund to recruit and host an Apprentice for a minimum of 12 months please complete an Expression of Interest form.