We are seeking further Board members that augment the current Board’s expertise and in particular, we seek applicants that can:

– Increase the Board’s diversity

– Increase the Board’s knowledge and expertise of the arts sector outside of London

– Increase the range of people on Boards of arts organisations – we particularly welcome applications from individuals who have not previously been on an arts Board

– Contribute ideas and expertise on the resilience and sustainability of the organisation

– Support governance best practice

Person Specification for potential board members

– Professional experience in a useful and related area to COL’s work, alongside an interest in applying this expertise to enhance the governance of COL’s Board

– Interest in performing arts, and curiosity about the kind of producing work that COL undertakes

– Ability to work effectively as part of a team and build positive working relationship

– Excitement about the challenge of guiding COL’s direction in a complex arts environment

– Commitment and dedication to carrying out the board duties

– Willingness to commit the necessary time to fulfil this role

– Ability to treat sensitive information confidentially

– A commitment to equal opportunities and diversity

If this interests you please get in touch either by sending an email to projects [at] or telephone the office on 0207 650 7954.