Regional Development Co-ordinator - Turning Point South West

Fixed Term Freelance Contract

3 days per week for 18 months

Fee: £27,000 (£30,000 per annum pro rata) plus approved expenses

Start date: 1st November 2010 - End date: 30th April 2012

The successful candidate will be expected to attend the Turning Point Network National Meeting on the 3rd November 2010.

This post reports to the steering group of Turning Point South West and is line managed by its Chair.

A highly motivated and experienced professional with excellent knowledge of the visual arts is sought to work with the visual arts sector across the South West region. We would expect candidates to have experience of project management and delivery in order to take forward a wide range of initiatives and programmes. You must have effective communication and negotiation skills and be able to develop and manage relationships at all levels.

Tendering process

We invite expressions of interest from suitably qualified professionals to be sent to the Chair, by the deadline of 5pm September 27th 2010. This should include your CV with the inclusion of two referees and letter stating your relevant professional experience and how you match the person specification giving details of your relevant skills and experience you may have and what particular qualities and experience you would bring to the post if appointed.

Provisional interview date: 11th October 2010

Turning Point South West makes every effort to inform all candidates if they have not been successful for interview. However, in the event of not being contacted by 6th October 2010 then please assume that you have not been shortlisted.


For further information please contact:

Tom Trevor                                                  


Turning Point South West

c/o Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA

Telephone: 0117 917 2300


Submit tenders to Tom Trevor, Chair, Turning Point South West; address as above.