Headway Arts is an accredited Living Wage Employer

We are delighted to announce that we are now an accredited Living Wage employer!

We are committed to paying all staff the real Living Wage for the real cost of living. The 2020/2021 UK rate (outside of London) is £9.50 per hour.

 Click here to learn more.


Image reads: The real living wage is the only rate independently calculated annually, based on the real cost of living




We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of all our funders which currently includes:

  • Arts Council England
  • Blyth Town Council
  • Community Foundation
  • Edward Gostling Foundation – RW Mann Trust – Shears Foundation
  • Erasmus+
  • Great Northumberland
  • Hadrian Trust – High Sheriff of Northumberland – Rothley Trust
  • Heritage Fund
  • National Lottery Community Fund
  • Northumberland County Council
  • Postcode Community Trust
  • Scope
  • Sir James Knott Trust
  • The 1989 Willan Trust – Wellesley Trust
  • the Coalfields Regeneration Trust