Curator: IMMA Horizons

Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)

Applications by: 12:00, 14 July 2024

The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) is seeking to appoint a Curator: IMMA Horizons on a fixed-term contract for Maternity Leave cover.

At IMMA, we believe in the power of artistic practice to imagine and shape a different world—a world where every voice is heard, where communities thrive, and where unexpected experiences spark inspiration and change.

IMMA Horizons aims to contribute to new thinking on how creativity can positively impact health and wellbeing through programming and partnerships. Extensive research has identified the role of the arts and creative engagement in the promotion of wellbeing across the life course. Building on the strong history of arts and health in Ireland, IMMA Horizons contributes to new research and ongoing conversations in Ireland and globally, advocating for arts experiences to be recognised as an important part of a healthy life.

IMMA Horizons provides free creative experiences and events for adults to meet and explore art together at a relaxed pace, in a sociable and supportive environment that encourages active participation by all.

  • To manage and deliver the IMMA Horizons Programme.
  • To deliver current programme strands and increase frequency of Horizons programming, particularly for older people, people living with dementia and those in times of transition.
  • To oversee and deliver evaluation methodologies that consider a disability rights-based access approach and are sensitive to the social model of engagement.
  • To work in partnership with strategic partners and to continue to both grow the number of participants and to reflect on programming effectiveness.
  • To disseminate learning through our national and international networks
  • To contribute to the delivery of IMMA’s new strategic plan 2024-2028, in particular the strategic goal to become a radically public space.

Salary Scale: Engineer Grade III (PPC) Scale Point as at 01stJune 2024 - €37,583.00.

Contract Duration:Initial 6 months full time specific purpose term contract

Closing date for receipt of applications: by 12 noon on Sunday, 14th July 2024

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