We’re looking for a Youth Development Manager to join Ideas Test. You’ll be joining us at a pivotal point in journey. In 2020 we became a Charitable Interest Organisation and this year ‘novated’ meaning we are now an independent arts organisation under the Creative People and Places programme. We want someone to help create a… Continue Reading
YOUTH PROGRAMME MANAGER An exciting opportunity has arisen with Ideas Test, who are looking for a capable and enthusiastic individual to take on the management of our youth programme. The role will involve project management, coordination, record keeping and line management of other freelancers working on various projects. You will be confident in working… Continue Reading
Frances Chiverton, our current Youth Programme Manager explains the role: “Working as Youth Programme Manager at Ideas Test is probably one of the best jobs you can ever have, where no day is ever the same. You get to meet and work with such wonderful people across Swale and Medway. You will get to… Continue Reading
After an amazing four and a half years at Ideas Test I’m moving on to pastures new in January. It’s been a rollercoaster ride starting as the first and only employee to now leading an organisation with a venue and a whole team of specialist staff. We’ve created lots of new opportunities for people in… Continue Reading
We’re looking for two creative people to join the Ideas Test team in Sittingbourne: Assistant Producer The Assistant Producer will support arts programming by Ideas Test, both at No.34 in Sittingbourne and off site locations. This position is an ideal opportunity for an emerging or early career producer to work with a small experienced team, artists… Continue Reading
We have been shortlisted from over 800 applicants for an award from the RBS Skills and Opportunities fund to run Creative Job Club, a programme for young people who want to work in the creative industries. Now we need your help to secure the funding: Click the link (and scroll down to the bottom of the… Continue Reading
Ideas Test, working with local business start-up consultant Brian Condon, are convening an informal meet-up for local Swale developers based in and around Sittingbourne.
We are looking for a freelance project manager with experience of managing literature commissions and events to coordinate our Wandering Words project. Wandering Words is a literary project for Swale and Medway, encouraging people to write, share and explore written works of all kinds – including prose, poetry, journalism, graphic novels and spoken word. We are… Continue Reading