Are you committed to strengthening our local arts and culture sector? We are looking for local arts and culture hosts to mentor developing artists and creative workers.
You can be a host through our paid Professional Placement Program. Placements last for up to 30 days and they’re a great way for your business to gain a fresh perspective from emerging and mid-career creatives.
It's a City of Gold Coast Arts and Culture Unit development initiative. We designed the program to help emerging to mid-career arts workers gain paid experience in a professional arts and cultural setting, supported by a mentor.
We're looking for hosts from all artforms and professional backgrounds. Hosts play a key role in both the short- and long-term development of the local arts and culture sector. The program provides hosts with a modest stipend to support your engagement.
Artists, arts and cultural workers, local arts and culture sector businesses, organisations or associations who have specific artform knowledge or demonstrated experience in an arts and culture context. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander hosts, disability and culturally and linguistically diverse focused hosts.
Mentors within a host must:
Becoming a host is a great opportunity to contribute to the ongoing development of our local arts and culture sector.
Download the Professional Placement Program 2024 guidelines(PDF, 384KB)(PDF, 384KB)
Senior Arts & Culture Project Officer
Tel: 07 5581 7170