Hot Bed Press currently employs three staff…
is the Operations Manager; responsible for developing and overseeing all operational and administrative work, including finance and bookkeeping, membership, workshop bookings and all communications.
is the Artistic Director whose job it is to develop and oversee the education programme, studio management, fundraising, marketing, and the raising of the profile of Hot Bed Press.
became Technician in January 2013, having been involved as a volunteer and as a tutor for many years. Martin supports members and maintains equipment and materials. he brings with him on-hand expertise in many aspects of printmaking. he is well versed in all printmaking offered at Hot Bed Press and has an MA in Printmaking from UCLAN.
The organization owes its success however to all those who have given their time, and continue to give their time for free. We have 7 Studio Managers who support members on the open access days and keep the workshop shipshape. We recruit these Studio Managers from within our membership, and are always on the look out for more able and willing printmakers to help us run an ever growing and ever busy print workshop.
The Board of Directors
Behind the scenes also we also have an active and involved Board of Directors who guide the whole organization and oversee strategy and long term planning. They oversee the employment of staff and the issues around forecasting for a healthy future. We would welcome new members with business experience and special expertise in such as accountancy, legal, clerical, fundraising, sponsorship etc. that can add to our board and help lead Hot Bed Press as we develop and consolidate our position as a leading arts organization in Salford. The committee meet once a quarter. Think you have some skills to offer? Please get in touch on 0161 743 3111.