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The British Council promotes educational, cultural and technical co-operation between Britain and other countries. Our work is designed to establish long-term and worldwide partnerships working to the objectives of our major UK Government sponsors. The British Council in Scotland aims to promote greater international understanding of Scottish culture, achievements and contemporary excellence through the Council’s worldwide network. ' The Council is seeking an International Arts Officer to be based in

the Council’s Glasgow office. This is a new post responsible to the International Arts Manager for maintaining links with the Scottish arts community and for the promotion of Scottish arts and artists through the Council’s global network and with the partnership project, Scotland the Brand Unit (SBU).

Duties: keeping up to date with all aspects of the arts in Scotland, including the principal arts bodies, and with international events in which Scotland might be involved; researching and organizing artistic inputs to British Council and SBU programmes; keeping colleagues throughout the Council up to date on the Scottish arts by providing a regular flow of information; organizing programmes for arts visitors to Scotland and assisting with press relations. Experience/skills/qualifications:

Essential: good interpersonal, communication and administrative skills; proven organizational and planning skills; the ability to critically assess and report on performances and exhibitions; a knowledge of and commitment to the Arts and an understanding of the unique aspects

of Scottish arts and culture.

Desirable: experience of having lived or worked overseas; IT skills; previous administrative experience within an arts organization and knowledge of the work of the British Council.

Salary: in the range £11,770 to £14,550

Contract: two-year fixed-term contract.

The job involves extensive travel within Scotland and the need to work irregular hours.

Applicants should, in. the first instance, submit a short CV to include a description of how your skills, experience and qualifications correspond to the criteria set out above, to Eunice Crook, Director Scotland, The British Council, 3 Bruntsfield Crescent, Edinburgh EH10 4HD by 21 February 19.97. Candidates who are selected for interview will be contacted by telephone. Interviews will be held on 20 March 1997.

We guarantee an interview to disabled applicants who satisfy the essential criteria. Candidates should indicate on their applications i/‘they are

disabled. The British Council is an equal opportunities employer.

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Highly succesful Glasgow Works project, Theatre Works, is looking for a new intake of committed Stage Managers for 1997/98 (Start March 1997). You must be living in Glasgow and have been registered

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STAINED GLASS beginners courses at \VASI’S Artists Studios. Denmstoun. Glasgow. Expert tuition. small classes. 4 consecutive Saturdays. Fee £95 plus materials. For more into please tel 0141 556 3622/5534 5240.

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