Founding Director for Glow: Newcastle Cultural Education Partnership

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Contract Type: Fixed term

Role Type: Employment

Hours: Part time

Application deadline:

Based: Hybrid

Salary: £40,000 to 46,000 Pro Rata

Salary Type: Fixed Salary

Location: Tyne and Wear

Role description: Chief Executive / Director


Glow: Newcastle is a brand-new organisation that has grown out of Newcastle Cultural Education Partnership.   We support children and young people in Newcastle to develop and celebrate their creativity, to build their social confidence and to make their voices heard across our city and beyond. 


Glow: Newcastle has recently achieved charitable status.  We are seeking an ambitious and entrepreneurial Founding Director who will lead the development of the organisation and ensure the value of our work in partnership with teachers and the wider education sector in the city and artists, creatives and the cultural sector. 


3 days per week pro-rata £40,000 – £46,000 per year (depending on experience) Fixed term contract until end March 2025 with option to extend depending on resources.  


Full job pack:


21 hours across three days per week with 1 unpaid hour for lunch

25 days holiday (pro-rata) per year plus statutory bank holidays


Please send your CV plus a covering letter of no more than 3 pages explaining why you would like the job, why you are qualified for the role and how you would go about securing a sustainable future for Glow.


Please email this to Anna Disley, Chair of Glow by Monday 11 December at 9.00 am to  Please contact Anna with any questions you may have or to arrange a conversation about the role.


Interviews for the role will take place in central Newcastle on Friday 15th December.  We hope be in touch with successful candidates to arrange interviews by the end of Tuesday 12th December.


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