Creative Industries / Arts Mentor Opportunity

Are you an experienced arts or creative industry professional based in the Midlands? Are you enthusiastic about sharing knowledge and supporting budding entrepreneurs? Would you like to develop your skills to deliver online learning?

Now approaching the second round of the WebinArt Programme following a successful pilot, expressions of interest are invited from Midlands-based artists and creative industries experts to attend a FREE training day focussing on online workshops and mentoring.

Led by the WebinArt Team, this informative event will cover mentoring guidance and webinar host training, including hands-on technical/digital skills and getting in front of the camera. Attendees will have the opportunity to apply for one of twelve paid mentor positions and collaborate with the WebinArt programme team in the delivery of the 2019 programme.

Date: Tuesday 15 January 2019

Time: 10am-4pm

Location: LCB Depot, Leicester.

Places: 36

Note: Places are limited and attendance to this event is essential to submitting a mentor application. Registrations of interest close 8 January 2019 and attendance is subject to meeting candidate requirements. Places will be confirmed by 11 January 2019. The training day schedule will be provided upon confirmation.

To read more about WebinArt and to express your interest please click HERE.

What is Involved?

Following attendance to the training day and application, successful mentors will be assigned up to 5 mentees and hold 3 bespoke 1-hour mentoring sessions with each with over the course from March 2019 – March 2020. As part of the programme, each mentor will also host an engaging and practical live webinar focussed on an area of specialism, exclusively for participants.

Fee: £1000

Estimated total hours: 20

Duration: March 2019 – March 2020

If you have any questions, please contact Cath Pilling – WebinArt Coordintor – You can follow Webinart on Instagram (@webinart_uk) and Facebook (@webinartuk).

Please note: This event and commencement of the 2019 WebinArt Programme is subject to securing funding.

Head to Instagram (@webinart_uk) and Facebook (@webinartuk) to say hi and join in the conversation! Follow us, share our page and tag us using #webinart to tell us who you are and what you do!

Opportunity Type


Contact Name

Cath Pilling 

Contact Email


Start Date

18th November 2018

Closing Date

8th January 2019