Published 05.05.2016
by Kids’ Own

‘Virtually There’: Opportunities for Artists, Schools and an Action Researcher

Kids’ Own is pleased to invite applications from schools and suitably qualified individuals for the following opportunities:

  • ‘Virtually There’ Project Action Researcher
  • ‘Virtually There’ Artists
  • ‘Virtually There’ – Participating schools


Kids’ Own seeks a Project Action Researcher, four artists and four Northern Irish schools to join a new exciting phase of the ‘Virtually There’ project to take place in Northern Ireland over a four-year period (2016-2020).

Applications are accepted from artists and researchers based in Northern Ireland and in the Republic of Ireland.

The new four-year phase of this project is funded through a ‘More and Better’ Grant from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s Arts-based Learning Fund.

Deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 23rd May at 5pm. Shortlisted applicants for post of Action Researcher and Artists will be invited to interview on Thursday 26th May.

All successful applicants will be required to attend a 2-day creative planning meeting in Belfast with all participants, 9-10 June 2016.

Click here for a full brief for each of the following opportunities: