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Closing date: 07.12.2023 5:00pm

We’re looking for an attentive and proactive Support Artist for our bespoke 6-week school dance programme in Central Birmingham.

Working in Special Educational Needs (SEN) settings, the Support Artist will support KS3 & KS4 participants throughout their project experience using the theme of ‘Twisted Tales of Hansel and Gretel’.

As part of this project, we are undertaking a case study which will inform the creation of resources for teachers and dance practitioners delivering dance in SEN settings.


Key Details

Contract: Freelance contract, 10 January – 21 February 2024 (6 weeks) Wednesdays, 1 – 3pm

Fee: £510 + Travel expenses

£65 per session (2 hours) x 6 = £390

£30 per session (1 hour) for check-ins & evaluation x 4 = £120

Application deadline: Thursday 7 December 2023, 5pm

The Support Artist will:

We would like to hear from artists who have:


If you feel you fit our brief, we’d love to hear from you!

How to apply

To apply, please send us:

You can download the application pack (Word doc) at the bottom of this page. If you require the application pack in an alternative format, please get in touch.

Please submit the above by Thursday 7 December 2023, 5pm via email, to with ‘FABRIC School Support Artist’ in the subject line. 

We will then be in touch to arrange an interview. 

FABRIC thrives on the passion, creativity, and commitment of all the people we work with, and we are committed to celebrating difference in all aspects of our makeup, governance and work output. We recognise the positive values of diversity, promote equality and challenge all forms of discrimination. We actively welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds to apply for this role. 

Deadline to apply: Thursday 7 December 2023, 5pm