This sheet is intended as an aid to local authority arts recruitment and may serve as a guide for officer induction for people either starting a new job, or being promoted within an authority to a new position. As well as noting key periods, you’ll find useful check lists of what to do pre-employment, on recruitment, and during the induction of staff.
Topics to cover during induction
• Geography of work area, toilets, refreshment areas
• The nature of the post
• Key tasks and areas of responsibility
• The nature of the Authority
• The nature of the arts/cultural sector
• Key contacts (and written contact & telephone list)