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Council seeks members for Arts and Heritage Advisory Panel

Posted by Ards Arts Centre|04 December 2017| in Press

Council seeks members for Arts and Heritage Advisory Panel

Ards and North Down Borough Council seeks voluntary members to sit on its Arts and Heritage Advisory Panel to guide, endorse and advocate for arts, culture and heritage in the borough.

Applications are sought from people with an interest in all aspects of arts and heritage but applications are particularly welcome from those with a specialty in or demonstrable experience in the areas of heritage.

Jan Nixey, Head of Community and Culture with Ards and North Down Borough Council, is inviting residents to consider applying:

“I would encourage local people with expertise in arts and heritage to consider lending their knowledge to the panel and helping further develop this already thriving sector across Ards and North Down.”

“Ards and North Down Borough Council have provides an extensive annual programme of arts and heritage based events, exhibitions, concerts, creative classes and festivals, as well as running North Down Museum and Ards Arts Centre, and this panel offers an opportunity to work with Ards and North Down Borough Council to shape the arts and heritage programme”

Panel members will sit alongside five elected representatives of Ards and North Down Borough Council.

They must be able to attend up to six meetings per year and be willing to discuss all aspects of arts and heritage in the borough. The positions on the panel are of a voluntary nature and no payments will be made in relation to attendance at meetings.

Application forms are available now from Ards Arts Centre, email arts@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk or telephone 028 9181 0803 and North Down Museum, email museum@ardsandnorthdown.gov.ukor telephone 028 9127 1200. 

The deadline for completed applications is Friday 5 January 2018 at 12 noon

Should it be deemed necessary, brief interviews will be held on Friday 12 January 2018.

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