Introduction to GOSH Arts
GOSH Arts, the Arts Programme at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) runs
a participatory on-site programme of creative activities and events for
children, families and staff and commissions site specific art and design for
GOSH buildings. We provide unique opportunities that reflect the diversity of
GOSH patients, visitors and staff and work with skilled artists and high-profile
cultural partners to inspire creativity and learning.
For more information on GOSH Arts please visit our Instagram or website.
Resident Artist at GOSH
We are recruiting a Resident Artist who identifies as disabled, to deliver
weekly, half day performance-based sessions for patients, families and staff in
outpatient clinics and inpatient wards. The Resident Artist may have a
background in any performance form including dance, music, theatre, spoken
word and comedy.
The Resident Artist will have some flexibility to choose the half day they work
at GOSH. The day must be the same each week, shifts usually run between the
hours of 09:30am – 1:00pm or 1:30 – 5:00pm.
Fees are paid at £250 per day or £140 per half day. Repertoire development
and planning is paid in addition to delivery.
We are specifically looking to recruit a disabled artist who can relate to young
people and families through lived experience and be representative of our
We are committed to working with the successful applicant to ensure their
access needs are met to carry out the role. For example, we can cover access
worker/creative support worker costs, support travel costs, and be involved in
the Access to Work application process.