Tackling unequal access to creativity and culture for children and young people

News and views from Curious Minds

November 8, 2023
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Young Associates Recruitment
Now we are recruiting for the latest cohort of Young Associates. We are looking for young leaders from creative backgrounds, aged 18 to 25 years old, who are ready to take on a new challenge and become the next generation of leaders and changemakers in cultural education.
October 12, 2023
Head of Digital Innovation
The Head of Digital Innovation will be responsible for managing, developing and streamlining digital solutions for Curious Minds, to drive forward our digital transformation plans.
October 12, 2023
Head of Fundraising
We’re looking for someone to bring experience and dynamism who will use their fundraising expertise and creativity to help drive forward our ambitious plans. Applications close on 19th November 2023.
October 12, 2023
Director of Relationships & Marketing
We have an exciting and rare opportunity to join our small but mighty team as our Director of Relationships & Marketing. Applications close on 19th November 2023.
October 3, 2023
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Preparing Generation Curious
Holly Ball, Curious Minds' Head of Careers & Employability, outlines the three vital contributions that cultural education makes to young people's employability toolkit.
September 15, 2023
The NW Cultural Education Summit
Become a Curious Minds Trustee
As a Curious Minds Trustee you will gain the satisfaction of knowing that you’re helping improve the lives of children and young people.
September 4, 2023
Leading the Arts in your School delegates at a training day. Participants are sat at tables in a light, airy room. They are listening to a trainer facilitator who is speaking.
Leading the Arts in Your School 2023-24
Curious Minds will be running this ever popular arts leadership development programme for teachers in the 2023-24 academic year. This year, with the support of Arts Council England, we are delighted to be extending our offer to welcome delegates from across the North of England.

Applications are now open for our highly popular arts leadership development programme Leading the Arts in Your School.
August 25, 2023
Eleanor Chapman
Remembering Eleanor Chapman
We were devastated to learn this week of the sudden and unexpected death of our Trustee, Eleanor Chapman. A hugely accomplished cultural leader and performer, Elli was also a passionate advocate for children and young people's right to high quality creative and cultural learning.

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“Don’t let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity.

It’s your place in the world; it’s your life.

Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.”

- Mae Jemison