Deputy Director (Deadline Extended)

Last edited by fusionarts on 11 June 2021
Salary / Fee: 
c.£29,000 – £31,000 FTE pro rata
Closing Date: 
Friday, 25 June, 2021

Fusion Arts Deputy Director
£29,000 – £31,000 FTE pro rata 3 days p/w (flexible working expected and encouraged)

Fusion Arts is seeking a Deputy Director to help develop this well-established community arts organisation.

Based in East Oxford, Fusion Arts was established in 1977. Since then, we have connected artists with communities, and inspired hundreds of bespoke creative projects. Through the transformational power of the arts, we respond to challenging social circumstances by delivering meaningful and inclusive artistic experiences.

We are seeking a Deputy Director who is passionate about the role of the arts in creating a better society. You will be responsible for managing and coordinating the operational delivery of projects, and supporting the planning and development of Fusion’s artistic programme to meet the needs of local communities. You will work with a small team, and liaise and network with artists, cultural organisations, diverse communities and strategic partners.

To apply please send:
* a current CV
* a cover letter telling us why you would like this role and demonstrating clearly how you meet the job criteria through your relevant skills and experience (see job/person specification on our website:

CV and covering letter should be sent to
Closing date for applications: Extended to Friday 25th June.

We anticipate the successful candidate taking up post July 2021 (or thereafter).

Contact Details: 

If you are interested in this position, would like a copy of the job description in a different format and/or have specific questions and/or require assistance in making an application, please email

For more information about Fusion’s work, see our website and social media channels:

Multi Artform
Crafts and Applied Arts
Visual Arts
Community Arts
Public Art
Accessible Events
Children and Families
Young People