Work in Progress is officially in love. With libraries. All lovely, luscious libraries. And librarians. We’re kicking off our summer term of activity and you can read all about it here. Want to get involved? Check out our summer activities or get in touch through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some may argue that technically this isn’t my first paid job. I would argue that this is the first step into my career. A career nested snugly within the arts and education sector. After an agonisingly long three years on my undergraduate degree, I crawled into the tight confines of my first teaching job. I […]
Hello there and Happy New Year! Hope you all had wonderful holidays and that you got a good rest. We at WiP certainly did but now we’re back, refreshed and ready to face the spring term. You may have heard that we’ve been running a very exciting programme in the Library of Birmingham called My […]
To say we had quite the early morning is an understatement. By 8am we were all comfortably nested in Ruth’s car, chatting cheerfully, under the glorious rising sun along the M1 to London! After what felt like a rather quick journey, we arrived at Lift Youth Hub, ready to participate in an Arts Award event […]
Our Lead Arts Award Deliverer, Vicki Taylor, has written an amazing article for the Arts Award blog about delivering Arts Award for Looked After Children in Birmingham. It’s a brilliant read and I highly recommend it to all of you! We’re hoping to continue our partnership with L.A.C.E.S in the very near future. (Please note the image is […]
Work in Progress is delighted to announce that we will be holding an Arts Award profile-raising event this Saturday at the Library of Birmingham! Over the past year a cohort of 81 children and young people have achieved a level of Arts Award with our support as a Good Practice Centre – an incredible figure! Come […]
Project Deliverer / Coordinator – Paid Internship with Work In Progress Looking to develop a career in arts management working creatively £8.50 / hr Application deadline: November 19th 2015 Job Specification: To coordinate, administrate and co-deliver WiP’s creative work with children and young people; Working with partners including commissioners and deliverers; Delivering programmes including events, […]
Celebrating National Takeover Day, the team at WiP and young people at Priority Five would like to invite children, young people and families to take part in special youth-led activities taking place at Birmingham Library on Saturday 21st November, 11-4pm. Come join us. If you want to get involved in leading the event or delivering […]