Supporting Arts Award across the North East

Published: 31st May 2017

Bronze and Silver Arts Award Peer Mentoring

Bronze and Silver Arts Award Peer Mentoring

The Learning and Participation team at The Customs House work with Culture Bridge North East helping staff working in creative organisations develop their understanding of Arts Award. Arts Award is a national qualification for children and young people. Arts Award develops young people’s arts, communication and leadership skills. The qualification is certified by Trinity College in London on behalf of the Arts Council England. You can find out more here

In 2016/17 The Learning and Participation Team at The Customs House delivered over 500 Arts Awards. The teams most recent Arts Award support programme is ‘Bronze and Silver Peer Mentoring’. They have shared information about mentoring with organisations on their mailing list.

This will be a competitive process and selection will be based on: Your Arts Award experience; the impact your participation will have on children and young people; where your organisations is based ensuring a spread across the region; and to make sure we have mix of venue/organisation types taking part.

For full details of the ‘Bronze and Silver Peer Mentoring programme’ please email