Board members, staff & volunteers at our Spring 2019 Volunteer Celebration

Workshop Leaders Open Call

We are calling all talented individuals to join our long-term collaboration!

Ricefield Arts & Cultural Centre is a registered charity and social enterprise that has gained an excellent reputation for delivering original and inspiring Chinese arts and cultural experiences for schools, community groups, public institutions, arts audiences, and the diverse communities in Scotland.

Are you keen to contribute your skills to create and to deliver Chinese arts and cultural experiences for diverse communities in Scotland? We are seeking talented artists/workshop leaders/performers to join our freelance artist pool. Whether you have a Chinese Arts background or a keen interest in Chinese culture, we invite you to express your interest to us by sending your cover letter and CV to outlining your background, relevant experience and which arts and crafts skills (or performing skills) you can offer.

Any form of Chinese arts/craft/performing skills are welcomed: e.g Chinese painting, calligraphy, paper folding, paper cutting, flower making, candle making, Chinese knotting, lantern making, Chinese cookery, shadow puppetry, bamboo crafts, storytelling, kung fu, cha dao.

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Deadline: 24th September 2023 at 18:00


Ricefield Arts & Cultural Centre, a registered charity and social enterprise for the exploration and promotion of Chinese culture, has an excellent reputation for delivering original and inspiring creative experiences, cultural events and workshops to community groups, public institutions and arts audiences around Scotland.

We wish to appoint additional Trustees to join our small Board. We’d especially welcome applications from people with  any of the skills and experience outlined below , desirably with some knowledge of Chinese arts and culture, or connection to the Chinese community in Scotland. We welcome applications from diverse backgrounds.

We are particularly interested in people with any of the following skills:

  • Community Engagement
  • Cultural Events or Project Management
  • Writing Grant/Funding Applications
  • Arts and Workshops Development
  • Leadership experience in the arts and cultural sector, or in voluntary sector
  • Volunteer coordinating

All Trustees should be able to attend monthly board meetings, either at our central Glasgow office or via Zoom. In addition, we ask Trustees to attend our annual board development day, important meetings with stakeholders and some events and projects, where possible. As Ricefield Arts is a social enterprise, the role also involves serving as our Board of Directors. We therefore ask that candidates are able to demonstrate some business knowledge.

Please note that this is a voluntary role. Neither the Trustees nor Board of Directors receive any remuneration, however, expenses incurred in carrying out board duties will be fully reimbursed.

If you are interested in joining us please send a CV and cover letter to outlining your interests and experience.

Deadline: 30 September 2022


  • Assist in delivering our arts and education programmes
  • Be part of our marketing and sales activities
  • Gain insight into the day to day running of an arts organisation
  • Support our cultural events and workshops

There are regular volunteering opportunities at Ricefield Arts.  More information can be found here.