We are looking for a new ESP and Public Programmer
Hours: 0.6 FTE (22.5 hrs per week, usually over 3 days)
Salary: £15,000 per annum, (£25,000 pro rata)

Closing date for applications: Sunday 7 May 2017
Interviews: Wednesday 24 May 2017

The ESP Programmer collaborates with Eastside Projects’ Directors and staff and ESP members to devise, produce and deliver a dynamic programme of events, projects and opportunities. ESP takes a holistic approach to artist development and overlapping strands support our diverse membership though a combination of Public Programming (talks, events, symposia); Practice Development activity (workshops, toolkits, socials, Away Days, crits, studio visits); Opportunities (residencies, exhibitions, publications); and national projects (eg. The Syllabus and 3-Phase).

Download the Job Description for full details of the role and application process HERE

Download the Equal Opportunities Monitoring form HERE

Find out more about the ESP programme HERE



Are you an experienced maker with a strong track record of delivering projects to successful completion? Can you evidence the technical skills required to support individuals accessing workshop facilities across wood, digital, print or metal? Do you have a good understanding of the support skills required to facilitate SME’s to develop and prototype ideas for new products and can you demonstrate an awareness of collaborative maker spaces?

Eastside Projects is working in partnership with Birmingham City University on STEAMhouse Phase 1 – a new innovation centre and makerspace which will open on Digbeth High Street in the Autumn.

Funded by Arts Council England and ERDF it will house project and co-working space and workshops designed to support a broad range of prototyping and production in wood, metal, digital processes and print.

Birmingham City University is currently looking for 4 technicians (one in each workshop) and a Technical Manager, on fixed term FT contracts until Sept 2019.

You’ll find all the info here:

Technical Manager
£32,770 to £35,619 per annum
Closing date: 7 May. Click HERE for details

Technicians x 4
£28,031 to £30,468 per annum
Closing date: 21 May. Click HERE for details