Evaluator for the new Artist Coordinator Role and Arts Programme at Witney Community Hospital

Submitted by Heather McCulloch on November 30, 2016 - 16:35
Salary / Fee: 
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 5 January, 2017

West Oxfordshire District Council requires the services of an experienced evaluator to evaluate the benefits and impact of the new role of Artist Coordinator at Witney Community Hospital in West Oxfordshire.

The purpose of the Artist Coordinator is to introduce regular creative interventions at the Community Hospital with the intention of enhancing the patient, staff and carer experience and sense of wellbeing. It is funded from developer contributions in support of art in a public context.

With at least 5 years’ experience in evaluating arts and health projects and programmes, the evaluator will need to possess a range of qualitative and quantative evaluation methods and techniques for use. As well as assessing outcomes, the evaluator will be required to undertake process evaluation to assess what went well and what challenges were encountered.

The evaluator is required to work with and support the Artist Coordinator in gathering and presenting evidence. It is envisaged that the evaluation will take place at agreed times over 2 years.

To apply:
Please submit your expression of interest by 12 noon Thursday 5 January 2017 detailing your suitability, relevant skills, knowledge and experience. Your submission also needs to have contact details of two referees who know your work, confirmation of Public Liability Insurance (£5m) and an enhanced DBS certificate dated within the last two years.

Contact Details: 

Please submit your expression of interest by post to:

Hannah Cervenka, Arts & Leisure Development Manager
West Oxfordshire District Council, Woodgreen, Witney OX28 1NB

Or emailed to: hannah.cervenka@westoxon.gov.uk

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