Opportunities & Events

Call out for Director for new agency supporting creative ageing

Location: Everywhere | Start Date: Immediate


The Baring Foundation is pleased to announce funding for a new sector support body for the creative ageing field has been awarded to a partnership led by Manchester Museums.


The recruitment process to find a Director to lead The Agency begins next month and it will launch in 2020. To register your interest in learning more about The Agency, please email emma.horridge@manchester.ac.uk Esme Ward, Director of Manchester Museum and GM Ageing Hub Strategic Lead for Culture said: “It’s time to build momentum and for imaginative, brave thinking and action if we are going to address ageism and realise the potential of a creative ageing society. I’d encourage those who share this ambition – arts organisations, cultural leaders, policy makers, academics, artists and investors – to step up and get involved.”