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Do you love stories? Are you passionate about working in communities?

We offer a range of opportunities for freelance artists, volunteers and students on placement to come on board. We have open recruitment for freelances at regular workshops and we offer training in our unique ‘Imaginary Communities’ practice.

Our door is open to people from all backgrounds, we want to work with a wide diversity of people and if you like the work we do, get in touch!

Alongside our main programmes, we offer consultancy services and we are always keen to work in partnership and to collaborate with others.

Current Job Opportunities

PROJECT COORDINATOR – Huddersfield High Street Heritage Action Zone  (HSHAZ)

TYPE: Part-time freelance contract x 12months to start beginning of July 2021 (potential to  extend the role for an additional 18months) 

FEE: £14,400 (96 days @ £150 p/day) 

LOCATION: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire 

RESPONSIBLE TO: Vicky Storey, Director, Chol Theatre 

BACKGROUND INFORMATION The Huddersfield High Street Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ) Consortium have been  awarded a £90,000 grant from Historic England to create and deliver the Huddersfield  HSHAZ Cultural Programme involving community-led cultural activities on the high street  over the next three years. Huddersfield HSHAZ is one of more than 60 high streets to  receive a share of £6 million for their cultural programme. Chol is the  leading organisation within the Consortia. This role will be supported and managed by Chol.

For more information please download the Job Description.

Board Trustee

We are seeking two experienced Trustees to join our Board. We are looking for people based within easy reach of Sheffield, as we have a brand new base there.
We are interested in hearing from people who are passionate advocates for children and young people, communities and the arts.

We are looking for people with skills and experience to lead in the following areas:  

• Fundraising & development, particularly raising money from private individuals and philanthropic trusts and foundations.  
• PR, marketing and communications, especially around campaign building and profile raising.

The Board meets 5 times a year  for meetings lasting 2-3 hours – plus an awayday. There are occasionally  task group meetings in addition.

For more information please contact Chol on

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