Work For Us

Work in a job that is meaningful and rewarding in a beautiful location, for a friendly organisation which recognises and develops talent. At St Ives School of Painting we believe we can enrich people’s lives by nurturing and enabling their creative spirit. We are an historically important painting school with big aspirations for the future.   


Videographer

You will support our Digital Production Manager to develop our digital offer and help St Ives School of Painting stand out from the online learning crowd. Join our brand new broadcasting team focused on rapidly developing our online offer, helping us deliver high quality live sessions and on demand courses. You  will use your filmmaking and video editing skills to get content ready for social media and create engaging products for us to share with our students. As well as video making you will help run the live sessions and keep improving our production values.

Hours per week:  22.50 hours to be worked flexibly across the week depending on delivery, includes some evening and weekend work 

Job Type/Contract type: Permanent

Work base: Porthmeor Studios, Back Road West, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1NG.     Some home working possible. 

Interview Date: Wednesday 25 August on Zoom 

Closing Date: Sunday 8th August 2021 at midnight 

Salary: £18,895 FTE.  (This is £9.69 an hour or £11,337 for 22.50 hrs a week) 

Funded Post: Supported by Cultivator’s Innovation & Inclusion Placement Fund funded by the European Social Fund, Arts Council England and Cornwall Council.

St Ives School of Painting application form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job description for Videographer

Additional information on Videographer post

How to apply

Fill in the application form and the Equality and Diversity form and return to jobs@schoolofpainting.co.uk. Put in the e mail subject line the job title and your last name. In addition we would like you to show us what you can do creatively. Please upload a video task to our Dropbox address. We suggest around 3 minutes long. In the video we would like you to explain/demonstrate why you think you would be good for the role.

Upload to Dropbox here. No more than 2 GB saved as an MP4 format with your full name in the title of the file.

Operations and Finance Officer 

Contract Type: Permanent 

Contract Hours:  30 hours a week, Monday to Thursday.  Flexible working is possible. 

Pay: £19,380 -£23,000 pro rata depending on experience 

Location: 35 Back Road West, St Ives TR26  

Job Start Date: as soon as possible 

Application closing date: Sunday 8th August 2021 midnight. 

Interview Date on Zoom: Thursday 26th August 2021.

We are looking for a people person, who works accurately and diligently, with a good head for figures. You will naturally use your initiative, love to find solutions to problems but also be happy to work through tasks that take time and attention to detail. The Head of Operations and Human Resources as well as Head of Finance need support to ensure processes, procedures and policies are organised, implemented and maintained to a high standard.  This role will help to ensure the School complies with legislation, has excellent record management, is efficient and a safe and successful charity. 

Funded Post: Supported by Cultivator’s Innovation & Inclusion Placement Fund funded by the European Social Fund, Arts Council England and Cornwall Council.

St Ives School of Painting application form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Job description for Operations and Finance Officer

Additional Information for Operations and Finance Officer

How to apply

Fill in the application form and the Equality and Diversity form and return to jobs@schoolofpainting.co.uk. Put in the email subject line the job title and your last name.

view of Porthemor beach through the windows of art studio