Creative Writer for Thorntree Roses

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From the Thorntree Estate in Middlesbrough, taken by a participant of Thorntree Roses

Tees Valley Arts seek a Creative Writer for Thorntree Roses Bloom project.

Thorntree Roses Bloom

The Thorntree Roses are a women’s group living on the Thorntree Estate in Middlesbrough, who are in the fourth and final year of a project funded by the People’s Health Trust called Thorntree Roses Bloom. The group are self-directed and have a wealth of experience of working with artists and makers of all genres.

The Opportunity

The women are looking for a creative writer for Thorntree Roses, who will assist them in writing text to be used alongside photographic images and calligraphy, in a film reflecting their area and their group story.

You will work with up to 15 women for 5 sessions on successive Tuesday mornings at the Thorntree Hub, on the Thorntree Estate, beginning on Tuesday 20th February 2018. You must be able to attend all sessions.

You should have experience of working with similar groups, be able to feedback about working with the group and be able to write a blog post for our website to document your work.

Duration: Five successive Tuesday mornings, starting on 20th February 2018.
Total Fees: £825 with up to £125 for resources (to be held by Tees Valley Arts)

Download Brief

Brief – Creative Writer Yr 2 Black 1

To Apply

Please email a CV (no longer than 2 sides of A4) and a letter of application (no longer 1 side of A4), that states your relevant experience and suitability for the role to:

projects@teesvalleyarts.org.uk

by 9am Monday 5th February 2018

Selection will be made by the women on Tuesday 6th February 2018

For any further information call Tees Valley Arts and ask for Miki Rogers on 01642 264 651.

I am a community artist, maker and social activist, founder of both SkyBlueRed and Totally Locally Guisborough.