MDI Merseyside Dance Initiative
Inspiring people through dance


As a small charity with mostly part-time staff, your help really counts.


CALL OUT for Members: MDI’s New Community Advisory Board

MDI are recruiting for a new Community Advisory Board which will play an important role in shaping and developing our programme from Autumn 2016 onwards.

Celebrating diversity and the principles of equal opportunity for everybody are fundamental to all areas of our work.

The Community Advisory Board will meet four times per year to discuss plans for MDI’s future projects and  shape ideas for new and existing projects.
Meetings will be informal and held on Hope Street. Dates and times to be planned in advance by MDI staff & board members.

Download the full job description here.

To apply for a position on the Community Advisory Board, please send a letter outlining your connection to dance, your interest in this post and how you think you will be able to support MDI during the 12 months linked to the list of expectations above.

Please send your letter of application to by September 12th.


Freelance Dance Artists

Please note, opportunities for dance artists are sent out to freelancers who have registered with us. Please see our Professional page for information on how to register.



As a small charity with mostly part-time staff, your help really counts.

There are opportunities to volunteer with MDI through the year, whether it’s working at events such as showcases and festivals or helping out in our office as we plan for projects. As well as gaining work experience and new skills, it’s a chance to make new friends and support us in our work.

If you think you would be interested in helping out please email or phone us on +44 151 708 8810.