Become a Trustee of Helix Arts


We're looking for new Trustees to help us develop our work with communities and artists across the North East.

Are you an enthusiastic individual who wants to make an impact and has a desire to influence change?

Helix Arts is a small passionate team working hard to make a difference in communities across the North East region. We need eager individuals to join our Board of Trustees to help us take Helix Arts forward from a strong position, as we reach our 40th anniversary as a leading arts charity.

If you want to get involved, scroll down to fill out an expression of interest.

We are seeking people who want to make a difference by joining Helix Arts at this exciting time in our development.

As an organisation, we want to take positive action to diversify our board. We are keen to reach people with a range of skills and backgrounds: participatory artists, HR and marketing expertise, passionate residents of local communities and young adults under 30.

Helix Arts is an arts charity that has collaborated and connected with local people, partners and artists for almost 40 years to help improve their health, their prospects, their communities, and their environments.  We are a unique arts organisation that is part of a thriving voluntary and community sector.

Key Dates

Applications close 15th April 2022 at 5pm.

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Expression of interest

Find out more

If you have questions about becoming a Trustee, feel free to contact Alison Shaw, Chair of Trustees

If you require this information in any other format please contact Katie. 


Alison Shaw, Chair of Trustees RE: For the attention of the chair

Katie Jayne Appleyard, Project Coordinator

Tel: 0191 241 4931 ext. 303 or 020 4529 7805