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Tell Us Another One Project Co-ordinator

£24,281 (37 hours) plus employer pension contribution (7.5%) which there is no obligation to match. 30 days holiday.

The project is funded until March 2017 by Big Lottery Fund.

Our wonderful and multi-talented TUAO Project Co-ordinator Danny Fahey is moving on to pastures new and very challenging. His departure means that we are looking for a versatile and enthusiastic person to complete the delivery of the current phase of the project, ending in March 2017.

You will find all the documents you need in order to find out more about the post and make your application here

Closing date: 12 noon on Thursday 29th October 2015

Applications received after this time will not be considered.

Interviews: Thursday 12th November 2015

You can also find information about our annual Scribble Festival directly below these fine pictures of Kamila Rymajdo and Chris Killen.



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Cartwheel Arts promotes social inclusion, cohesion, diversity and regeneration through community participation in vibrant, innovative, high-quality arts projects.  

We return with our FREE event:

Scribble Festival 2015

The Tell Us Another One project at Cartwheel Arts annual literature celebration.

We will be inviting members of the public to come and join us during the day from 2pm to take part in creative writing workshops with some of the the best artists from across the North West.

From 7pm there will also be Q&A sessions and live performances, with writer Chris Killen, author of the Guardian reviewed book In Real Life, and flash fiction writer and occasional creative journalist for VICE newsgroup Kamila Rymajdo, and singer song writer Jenna G whowill be talking about her song writing process and giving us a special accoustic performance.

We will also have great food and the chance for people to network and connect.

2:00pm - 5:30pm
Workshops with - Kamila Rymajdo / Reece Williams / Shirley May / Shamshad Khan
Open Mic session
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Perfomances from - Kamila Rymajdo / Jenna G / Chris Killen

Book your tickets here



Annual General Meeting

17 November 2015

17:15 - 20:00

Venue TBC

Open to Cartwheel Arts members and general public




Wellbeing Dominoes

Tuesday, 27 October 2015 from 09:30 to 16:00

Manchester Metropolitan University 
Birley Building, Birley Campus 
Manchester  M15 6GX

A one day course for group facilitators and therapists, to be trained to use Wellbeing Dominoes, a creative groupwork resource to increase wellbeing, development of which was funded by NHS Heywood Middleton and Rochdale, Clinical Commissioning group.

Book your ticket here

Tickets £149.05    

Your ticket includes full training on using the resource, a nutritious lunch and a game box to take away.  You will be trained in the therapeutic and creative delivery of the game as a resource you can use with your groups.

We are only offering 10 places, participants will receive a really thorough, practical and in-depth experience, led by an Artist and and Art Therapist who developed Wellbeing Dominoes with Cartwheel Arts. You will also have a chance to explore Wellbeing Dominoes with other therapists and facilitators, sharing and discussing how the game can be used with your groups.



Cartwheel Arts featured by Arts Professional article Demonstrating Impact. Read more here.

The Cultural Commissioning Programme, funded by Arts Council England and delivered by NCVO, has published a case study on Cartwheel's work in Art for Wellbeing funded by the Heywood Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group. You can read the case study here.

Cartwheel Arts' All Well and Good project has been Highly Commended as part as the Art, Mental Health & Wellbeing Award by the National Positive Practice Awards.

Art & Soul begin a busy exhibition period.  The group sculpture, Columns of Reflection, is now on permanent display at Springhill Hospice. Their exhibition Festivals is at Heywood Sports Village. Art & Soul are an art group for adults living or working in Rochdale Borough who have experienced mental health issues.

For more information about the group please contact

Kerry on 01706 361300 or

More information and lovely pictures on our blog

  We use a wide range of media to initiate, and respond to, project opportunities in Rochdale and surrounding areas, as well as promoting the development of the arts and examples of good practice ac  

Work Experience at Cartwheel Arts

Contact us if you are looking for experience in working in the arts.

We are looking for an enthusiastic young person crazy about Social Media, willing to get some work experience, learn the ins and outs of a small charity and work along professionals in a friendly atmosphere

Contact us at

Read below what our last apprenticeship said about us...

"Working at Cartwheel was a brilliant opportunity to be a part of such diverse and worthwhile work with the community", Ashleigh Chaffey, Cartwheel Intern 2014

Have a read at the stories, exploits, experiences and heroic adventures as a Cartwheel Arts intern last year at Ashleigh Chaffey's blog






Scribble Magazine issue#19 is up for grabs!


The new edition of Scribble, the community issue, is out now and available in your local library if you live in Rochadle, Bury, Oldhgam, Bolton, Wigan or Blackburn. The online edition can viewed here


Blackwheel, is available online or on paper. Please go to our resources to read it, download it or buy it.


We have lots of beautiful publications available for you to download, including all the back issues of Scribble magazine. Some books and magazines are out of stock, but others are available by post -  let us know if you want a print copy.

We are looking into the future with excitement and a collection of new projects so keep up to date through Facebook, twitter or sign for our newsletter here or sending an email with subject 'sign me up for newsletter.


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