Direct community arts activities


Devise and deliver participatory community arts activities that protect the health and safety of yourself and participants to be able to draw out the most effective learning. Take into account the whole experience of the art session.

Alternative labels

manage community arts activities
direct community arts activity
directing community arts activities
direct community art activities
head community arts activities
supervise community arts activities
lead community arts activities

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with skills

Essential skill

Direct community arts activities is essential to master the following skills:

Be a role model in community arts
Implement risk management for works of art

Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Direct community arts activities is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Community artist: Community artists research, plan, organise and lead artistic activities for people brought together by a shared interest, capacity, environment or condition. They manage and coordinate creative projects with local groups and individuals to foster their artistic creativity and improve their quality of life. Community artists make the arts accessible to the community they work for, and provide opportunities for participants to shape their artistic programme.

Optional skill

Direct community arts activities is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Dancer: Dancers interpret ideas, feelings, stories or characters for audiences by using movement and body language mostly accompanied by music. This normally involves interpreting the work of a choreographer or a traditional repertory, although it may sometimes require improvisation.




  1. Direct community arts activities – ESCO


Last updated on September 21, 2022