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Clore Short Course - applications now open

Short Courses offer the opportunity for ambitious and creative individuals to undergo a two-week intensive residential training course to help develop the knowledge and skills required by cultural leaders today.

Candidates should have at least 5 years’ paid experience in arts, museums or libraries and be:

  • Courageous with a willingness to step outside their comfort zone
  • Ambitious for themselves and for the cultural sector
  • Committed to developing their leadership skills

For more information about the qualities sought please see  Looking for Leaders.

Course Dates:

Eynsham Hall, Oxfordshire

Monday 29 September to Friday 10 October 2014


Elmers Court, Hampshire

Monday 24 November to Friday 5 December, 2014


The deadline for applications for both courses is Monday 7 July at 5pm.

Full details about the courses, including fees, eligibility criteria and information on how to apply.

A small number of bursaries are available for each course.

Clore Leadership Short Course programme is supported by Arts Council England through a 3 year commissioned grant to develop resilient leadership.