Article Archive: December 2017

An Arts Council England toolkit offers advice on widening recruitment processes and improving data collection, and includes research findings about barriers to entry in the cultural sector.

20 Dec

A series of diversity guides has been launched to help arts organisations ensure equality in their recruitment practices, improve data collection and better support staff development.

Read the full article: An Arts Council England toolkit offers advice on widening recruitment processes and improving data collection, and includes research findings about barriers to entry in the cultural sector.

Although a supplier was chosen to deliver Arts Council England’s £2.7m quality evaluation programme, the procurement process is now being re-run after falling foul of EU rules.

20 Dec

Arts Council England (ACE) is set to relaunch the tender to deliver its controversial Quality Metrics framework under the new name of ‘Consumer Insight Toolkit’, which according to CEO Darren Henley will “better reflect what [the system] will do”.

Read the full article: Although a supplier was chosen to deliver Arts Council England’s £2.7m quality evaluation programme, the procurement process is now being re-run after falling foul of EU rules.