Creative Communities Producer

Freelance Opportunity

The Staffordshire Moorlands’ Creative People and Places Consortium is seeking a Freelance Creative Communities Producer for OUTSIDE, an exciting new participatory arts project in a stunning rural area of north Staffordshire including part of the Peak District National Park.

Contract initially for a 4 month period January 2024 to May 2024

Fee: £4,000 for 4 months

Position: Freelance

Hours: approx. 1 day per week

Main base: Staffordshire Moorlands

OUTSIDE has the ambition to bring about a rural arts revolution in our isolated rural settlements, villages, and market towns of Biddulph, Cheadle and Leek, changing local experiences and increasing participation levels.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, committed, and empathetic individual who has a passion for social change and the role arts and culture can play in this. Our Creative Communities Producer will identify, engage, empower, and nurture communities. Breaking down barriers to engagement they will help to identify meaningful and relevant programming for people and places.

Please see the full role description and person specification here.

To apply

Please send your CV and a short cover letter (no more than one side of an A4) explaining why you are interested in applying to by 9am on Friday 17th November 2023 Please let us know if you need any information about this role in a different format or if you have any specific access requirements. Requests will not affect the decision-making process itself.

Please direct any questions about the role to Katie Aldous via

Deadline to apply Friday 17th November 2023

Interviews will be held on Friday 24th November 2023 in the Staffordshire Moorlands

* Please note that this role will be in person, so being based in Staffordshire Moorlands or within a reasonable commuting distance is essential.