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Aesop – Dance to Health
Freelance dance artists

Location: Sheffield & Ripon

We are currently recruiting freelance artists for an exciting dance programme aimed at older people who may have experienced or are likely to experience a fall. This new programme will enable several projects to be set up in the Sheffield area and one project to be set up in Ripon, North Yorkshire.

All artists considering applying should read the guidance notes:
for Dance Artists
for Assistant Dance Artists

Training dates for Lead Dance Artists and Dance Artists:
Thu 21 & Fri 22 Sep and Thu 5 & Fri 6 Oct; 3 days of Later Life Training in PSI/FaME & Otago, plus one day of translation into dance. Artists will need to attend all 4 days; plus there will be an additional day in w/c 13 November which will lead to a full PSI qualification if passed. All of these days will be paid at daily rate. Training will be in London and travel & overnight accommodation will be covered. In addition, as part of the PSI training, Artists will be required to complete home study and online learning including pre-course assignments and assignments between days 2 and 3.

How to apply: please send a relevant CV and covering letter explaining your suitability for the role to Hannah Robertshaw (hannahrobertshaw@yorkshiredance.com) by Friday 7 July 2017.

Interviews will take place at Yorkshire Dance in Leeds on Monday 17 July.



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