ArtReach is a registered charity (No. 1180816) and a Band 2 Arts Council England NPO, with the mission to “make great art possible and accessible, connecting art with grass roots and diverse communities to forge creative engagement.”

From a main base in Leicester (and satellite offices in Manchester and Portsmouth), ArtReach creates and delivers major Festivals such as Journeys Festival International and Liberty UK. It is also a highly regarded cultural consultancy, working across the UK and Europe.

ArtReach has a culturally diverse Board of ten, which meets quarterly, with Members also taking part in Sub Committees and Task Groups. We are now seeking additional Trustees to join the Board. Our recruitment needs include:

1) A person with direct knowledge and experience of the challenges faced by refugees and asylum seekers, and an advocate for support

2) A person with substantial, cutting edge digital expertise in particular within an arts or cultural context

Trustee positions are entirely voluntary, although appropriate expenses can be reimbursed where required. If you are enthused by the work of ArtReach and wish to be considered for a Trustee position, please forward your CV to with a short covering letter simply stating why you would like to be considered for a Board role. Please put “Trustee Recruitment” in the Subject Field. Short listed candidates will be sent a detailed Trustee Recruitment Pack.

ArtReach actively seeks to maintain diverse-led governance, and welcomes individuals with no previous board experience. Full training and support will be provided.

Closing date 30th April, 5:00pm.


*Images of Angels by Laurence Payot (Journeys Festival International Manchester 2019) View the project film here: Angels