Join the team at Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Set in 500 acres of historic parkland Yorkshire Sculpture Park seeks to provide a centre of regional, national and international importance for the creation and appreciation of modern and contemporary sculpture.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
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FACILITIES TEAM MEMBER / HANDY MAN
3 months fixed term contract, Full-time
Closing date for applications: 10am Monday 22 February 2016
To cover a temporary absence, we need a practical and enthusiastic person to join the YSP Facilities Team for a minimum period of 3 months, starting on 22nd February 2016. As a member of the Facilities Team you will assist in the maintenance of facilitates and undertake general DIY tasks throughout the whole site, ensuring the effective day-to-day operation of our facilities and services. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in general DIY, repairs and maintenance.
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To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to HR@ysp.co.uk
COLLABORATIVE PHD WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HUDDERSFIELD
School of Art, Design and Architecture Phd Scholarship
The international multi award-winning School of Art, Design and Architecture, at the University of Huddersfield, is delighted to announce a competitive collaborative PhD Scholarship with YSP for the academic year 2016–2017. The scholarship will support the successful candidate to develop their research, whilst also providing opportunities to gain career-enhancing teaching experience and teaching-related skills.
“YSP is the NHS of the soul” Dr Alyn S Davies, Principal of Bretton Hall College (1968–1981)
Observation and feedback suggest that people visiting YSP leave happier than when they arrive, and that the organisation has a meaningful impact on quality of life. The PhD by research will test the validity of this thesis through interviews with visitors, existing and ongoing YSP commissioned visitor research, wider theoretical analysis and other methodologies as appropriate.
Visit hud.ac.uk or contact Dr Alison Rowley on +44 (0)1484 473130 for further information. The deadline for applications is the end of May 2016 for a September 2016 start date.
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