Waterford City & County Council's Arts resource site
Announcing a wonderful opportunity for Artists (all art forms) to broaden their practice, receive training and project fees, develop creative partnerships with teachers, and transform the lives of children in every County in Ireland.
Call Out For Artists for 1st to 5th July 2019
The Teacher-Artist Partnership CPD programme (T.A.P.) is a Creative Ireland, Department of Education and Skills led and approved Summer Course offering
Fully paid training and in-school residency opportunities for artists
(across all art forms)
To work within primary school settings & and develop partnerships with creative teachers.
Closing date for receipt of applications Tuesday 28th May 2019 at 4pm
Successful artists will be contracted by their Waterford Education Centre to participate in the training and to deliver a subsequent partnership residency project, but must apply to be part of the scheme in the first instance via the “Call Out For Artists” by the Arts Officer of the Local Authority in which the full-time Education Centre is located.
Expressions of interest should therefore be sent to the postal address below by Tuesday 28th May 2019 at 4pm.
Expressions of interest should be in the form of a letter of max 600 words, accompanied by a CV or short Bio with links to images or samples of relevant work. The letter should set out:
Places on this national Creative Ireland CPD initiative, taking place in the local full-time Education Centre training programmes, are limited to four artists per year – 4 Artists per Summer Course. Final decision on offers of places will be taken by the Director of the local Education Centre in collaboration with the Local Authority Arts Office. Please note that previous recipients of this training programme are ineligible to apply.
All completed Expressions of Interest/Applications must be returned to your Local Education Centre : Celia Walsh, Director, Waterford Teachers Centre, Newtown Rd., Waterford, email: firstname.lastname@example.org , contact: 087 1635000.