Grampian Hospital Arts Trust is looking for someone to develop and deliver a programme of engagement activity, both on and off NHS Grampian sites.

Grampian Hospitals Art Trust:
Grampian Hospitals Art Trust (GHAT) was set up 40 years ago with 100 artworks to incorporate artwork into the hospital environment.  GHAT now runs 2 exhibition spaces in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, The Suttie Arts Space and The Small Gallery. GHAT also holds 4000 works in its collection, the largest in a healthcare setting in the country, and runs 7 Artroom projects, making it a significant employer and supporter of artists from the North East and further afield.

The Events Programmer will work with the GHAT Senior Managers to prioritise the following tasks:

  • Work with GHAT partners and commissioned artists to develop and deliver events linked to the GHAT programme of activity.
  • Adhere to health and safety and data protections requirements.
  • Assist in the documentation and evaluation of activities to agreed outcomes.
  • Assist the Senior Manager Projects by contributing to reports.

Please download the Role Specification and Task List for the full breakdown of the role and how to apply.

This is a part time post and the Events Programmer will report to the Senior Manager Projects.

GHAT is looking for someone who has

  • Training or professional qualifications to degree level in a relevant creative subject.
  • Previous experience of setting up and delivering a programme of events.
  • Demonstrable experience of working in the arts sector.
  • Knowledge of contemporary art in Scotland and the UK.

Desired skills:

  • Ability to communicate effectively and concisely with colleagues.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and work on own initiative.
  • Professionalism at all times
  • Excellent written skills to proofing level.
  • Ability to multi-task and exercise excellent time management skills
  • Ability to set and work towards targets.
  • ICT skills including familiarity with ability to use Microsoft packages.
  • A positive and solutions focused approach in the workplace
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage with people of all ages and backgrounds


  • This is a 12 month fixed term part time post.
  • 22.5 hours per week.
  • Workplace pension with NEST.

Salary £25012 and 35 Annual Leave days including public holidays (pro rata)

How to apply:
Email, with ‘Events Programmer Application’ in the subject line, a current CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and suitability for the post

Email to;
Tamsin Greenlaw
Senior Manager – Projects

Deadline: Sun 5th November 2023 Midnight

This role has been funded by The Foyle Foundation