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Jobs & Opportunities

Be part of something extraordinary.

There are always ways of becoming involved with us, whether this is working with us, joining as a participant or a volunteer, being offered a fellowship or as part of a research or artist call-out.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and lived experiences, including those from the global majority, D/deaf, disabled, neurodiverse, and LGBTQIA+ communities.

Here are our current opportunities. Come and join us.

Freelance Marketing Opportunity

We’re looking for a for a skilled cultural marketing specialist to help us plan and deliver the marketing campaign for a series of public facing activities produced by the Cultural Programme as part of the Kafka24 programme taking place in June. 

The brief is attached below. Please send your proposal to by 10am on Tuesday 12 March 2024.

Creative Learning consultancy

We want to develop the strategy for the creative learning offer from the Schwarzman Centre. We are looking for a specialist education consultant familiar with the set-up and delivery of creative learning programmes in cultural organisations to work with us in a fluid way in developing a strategy suitable for the University; feeding into and drawing on the wider strategy for the Cultural Programme as it develops as part of the Humanities Division strategy for the new Schwarzman Centre.

If interested, please send your CV, a cover letter outlining your experience and approach to the work and a quote to by 10am on Friday 23rd February 2024



This is an exciting time in the development of the Cultural Programme with a once-in-a-generation opportunity to transform the cultural and artistic life of the University, the city and beyond.

We are looking for eight people from beyond the University of Oxford to join our Steering Group. You will bring a passion for the positive role of arts & culture in the world and experience of either Oxford and its region or of the cultural sector. We will prioritise recruiting a group with a diverse range of perspectives.

This is a significant moment for culture in Oxford and we are committed to ensuring everyone, from all backgrounds, can participate in the joy and power of the arts. We hope that you can join us.

Expressions of interest should be submitted by emailing
a CV to

We will consider expressions of interest on a rolling basis
over the first two weeks of February.

OPen call

We are looking for creatives and academics to work with the Cultural Programme to deliver new, public facing work or incubate new ideas.  If you are interested in collaborating with us and are excited at working in partnership with either a creative or an academic but don’t know who to approach, let us know and we will see if there is someone that we think may be excited to connect with you.

The Cultural programme will invest up to £10,000 plus you will receive support to develop and produce your idea.

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