Shape is recruiting a Trainee to join the Unlimited Impact team. 

Unlimited Impact, funded by Spirit of 2012, is a commissioning opportunity for emerging disabled artists working across any art form. It is part of the Unlimited commissioning programme, which is co-delivered by Shape Arts and Artsadmin:

This is a twelve-month contract at an exciting and busy time in the Unlimited Impact programme calendar. The Traineeship encompasses a number of roles, assisting a range of projects across many art forms, from marketing to event management and project evaluation. This post is ideal for someone looking to develop a career in the arts sector.

Shape is committed to equality and diversity in employment and all aspects of its programme and operation. This opportunity is ring-fenced for a disabled applicant who meets the person specification.

Previous trainees and interns have shared their experiences of working with Unlimited through some blogs and videos - click here to see Simon Overington-Hickford's reflect on his Unlimited traineeship.

This is a full time, paid position, starting June 2017.

Deadline for applications: 12 Noon, Monday 24 April 2017
Interviews: 11 May 2017

To apply, please download and return the following application pack by clicking on the following links:

Enquiries (including information on submitting your application in an alternative format) please contact Emma Baker-Griffin on 020 7424 7340 or email

Banner Image: Aaron Williamson - 'Demonstrating the World', a previous Unlimited commission