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Albert-Eden Community Arts and Events Broker

Job details

Organisation
Auckland Council
Closes
1 Aug 2021
Region
Auckland
Work type
Contract, Expressions of interest
Work classification
Community & Access Arts, Management & Admin

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The Albert-Eden Community Arts and Events Broker programme is a community initiative that is funded by the Albert-Eden Local Board and will tap into the existing creative community in the Albert-Eden area to support and enable a range of temporary arts activities and projects.

The programme of work developed through the projects supported by the arts broker will include delivery across the whole of the Albert-Eden Local Board area; engage with and reflect the diversity of the area; activate existing public spaces, such as streets, parks, town centres or empty shops; demonstrate partnership with other local community arts organisations and include a diverse range of art forms. It is constructed with reference to the Local Board Plans as well as the Auckland Council Arts and Culture Strategic Action Plan, Toi Whītiki. The work programme also includes a considerable commitment to supporting local creative projects through advice, support, and connection to possible resources.

Minimum experience / qualifications

  • Five years in an arts delivery role
  • Degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience in community-based work

A budget of $45,000 has been allocated to fund the contracted hours of the broker from 12 August 2021 – 30 June 2022.

A further project fund of $85,000 has been allocated to support the delivery of a work programme of activity (This is divided into $50,000 for Arts projects and $35,000 Events projects).

The successful candidate will be required to hold public liability insurance with $2 million in cover.

 

 

 

How to apply

How to apply

Proposals are due on or before 5pm on Sunday 1st August 2021 and require a detailed outline of the specific approach and methodology to providing the services of the arts broker, detailing how you would:

  • support delivery across the entire Albert-Eden Local Board area
  • engage with and reflect the diversity of the area
  • activate existing public spaces, streets, parks, town centres and empty shops
  • demonstrate partnership with other local arts or community organisations
  • include a diverse range of art forms.

Proposals will be assessed using the following criteria:

  • Awareness of community needs and themes
  • Proven track record
  • Strategic and planning approach
  • Pricing structure.

Please email your proposal to artspartnersadmin@aklc.govt.nz.

For any enquiries, please email artspartnersadmin@aklc.govt.nz.

Written by

Auckland Council Arts and Culture

15 Jul 2021