We are recruiting!

Barra Culture is looking to appoint a Programme Director who is an exceptional individual and a well-connected creative leader, and who is ready to be an integral part of the cultural change in Barrow-in-Furness. All the information you need is in the Job Pack below, including contact details should you require further information.

Programme Director Job Pack



Job Pack - PDF version to print

Please find below our policy on the recruitment of people with a criminal record.
Recruitment of those with a criminal record

What is Barra Culture?

Barra' Culture is a once-in-a-generation programme using culture to transform community engagement and create a lasting arts infrastructure in the town of Barrow. The programme will focus on creating new collaborations, deliver large scale commissions and embedded residencies, initiate a vast range of community led grassroots activity and stage a huge celebration festival in 2023. £1.93 million of funding is coming to Barrow from the Arts Council's Creative People and Places programme, with the remainder of the budget coming from a range of funders and fundraising.

To find out more about Arts council England and Creative People and Places please visit https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/creative-people-and-places/creative-people-and-places-projects

Telephone contact: Rebecca Rawlings, Women's Community Matters - 01229 311102

Email contact:rebecca@womenscommunitymatters.org