Fancy joining the WF Crew? We’re recruiting

Category: General

Love art? Love pulling together an event? This could be for you…

A visitor looks at work on the 2017 Art and Architecture Trail
Do you have what it takes to bring together the annual Art & Architecture Trail, a key part of the Wirksworth Festival?

We’re looking for someone to co-ordinate the planning, delivery and marketing of the Wirksworth Festival Trail weekend, this year taking place 8 – 9 September. This is a 12-day post to run July – September 2018 at a rate of £100 per day.

You will:

  • Deliver operational aspects of the Festival Trail weekend; offer support to the trustees, staff and volunteers; to be the principal point of contact for the Trails weekend.
  • Work closely with the Festival Curators, Visual Arts Panel, Performance partners and Fringe partners to plan, oversee and deliver the Trail weekend.
  • Ensure clear documentation of all programme plans, including timetables, budgets and action plans, to enable effective communication of plans for the weekend.
  • Work with the Finance officer, ensure effective management of Trail weekend finances.

Download the full Festival Trails Coordinator job description: WF Trails Coordinator Job Description March 2018


To apply

Please send in your CV with a covering letter explaining why you would be suitable to be the Art & Architecture Trail Coordinator to: or by post to: Wirksworth Festival, The Maltings (formerly The Parish Room), Church Walk, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DP.

Applications must be received by 5pm, 30 April 2018.