Young at Art, Northern Ireland’s leading children’s arts organisation and producer of the annual Belfast Children’s Festival, wishes to find a Festival Intern.

This paid internship is designed to create an entry level opportunity to gain a range of experiences of working in the creative and cultural industries that will assist with the intern’s further professional development. This internship will have a particular focus on event/project management leading up to, and including, Young at Art’s delivery of our showcase annual event, Belfast Children’s Festival 2022.

This is a fixed-term contract. The intern will work 22.5 hours per week from 7 February until 25 February 2022 in the lead up to the Festival. They will work 37.5 hours per week between 28 February and 13 March to assist with the delivery of the Festival then post-Festival return to 22.5 hours per week from 14 March until 31 March 2022. The contract is for 210 hours in total. The salary payable will be £8.91/hour.

To Apply: Application Pack available for download here.

CVs, incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be notified as soon after the deadline as possible. Interviews will take place on Monday 17 January 2022.

Deadline: 9am, Monday 10 January 2022

Please note the Young at Art Offices will be closed from 20 December 2021 until 4 January 2022. We cannot respond to queries during this time.

Young at Art is funded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Belfast City Council, Education Authority, Paul Hamlyn Foundation and Garfield Weston Foundation.