Our Staff

Andrea King -Director

Andrea guides the overall strategy for the studio, creating partnerships with other organisations, finding funding and working closely with the board of Trustees to ensure the studio continues to help people.

Rachael Jones- Operations Manager

Rachael makes sure that the day to day management of the studio runs smoothly.  She looks after our finances, helps with funding bids and makes sure that new referrals to the studio are properly processed.

Michael Cunliffe – Artistic Coordinator

Michael arranges the programme of creative activities and develops the overall artistic strategy for the studio.  He can also help you with different art techniques, give you advice about your work and find materials for you to use.

Russ Coleman – Studio Technician

Russ provides day to day support for the studio, maintaining material stocks, recycling our clays and stretching canvases as well as helping you with your work.

Our Trustees

Sharon Taylor – Chair

Sharon provides leadership to the Studio’s Board of Trustees, ensures that we are managed effectively and that our business is conducted smoothly.

 

Ann-Marie Crozier – Vice Chair

 

Undertakes the duties of the Board Chair when they are not available.

Sam White – Treasurer

Sam provides general financial oversight to the studio, monitoring and safeguarding our budgets, fundraising, planning and book keeping.

Mel Normanton – Board Member

Joanne Willits – Board Member

Sally Walker – Board Member

Janet Robson – Board Member

Annette Chevallier – Board Member

 

North Tyneside Art Studio is a registered charity no. 1059103 and a company limited by guarantee No.326699.

Policies

You can download copies of our Policy documents here:

  1. Health and Safety
  2. Safeguarding Adults
  3. Disclosure and Barring
  4. Staff and Volunteer Lone Working
  5. Equality and Diversity
  6. Recruitment
  7. Flexible Working
  8. Disciplinary
  9. Whistle Blowing
  10. Grievance
  11. Complaints
  12. Code of Conduct
  13. Access and Key Holder
  14. Materials
  15. Anti Fraud Financial Controls
  16. Misconduct
  17. Confidentiality and Social Media
  18. Business Continuity Plan
  19. Safeguarding Children