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Arts Activities Co-ordinator

£22,000 per annum
35 hours per week including regular evening and weekend work. Shift pattern to be worked with some flexibility by mutual agreement.
Position Type
Full Time
Isle of Bute
Closing Date
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Achievement Bute

Main Duties

1. Work closely with our Director, alongside existing staff, freelance tutors, children and young people to design, develop, and deliver new programmes of arts/media activities for small groups of children and young people in our arts/media base in the centre of Rothesay. This may include visual arts, drama, dance, digital animation, film-making, music and sound production.

2. Work closely with our Director and Care Manager to identify and adapt creative activities which meet the specific emerging needs of children with a range of physical and learning disabilities and autism- whilst delivering all activities in an inclusive environment.

3. Provide day-to-day leadership and management of the arts/media base, ensuring compliance with covid regulations, and efficient scheduling of a multi-use space with a range of users.

4. Keep accurate records of all activities, and ensure regular and effective monitoring and evaluation.

5. Help identify and develop a range of sustainable diverse funding streams to develop the programme for the organisation into the future.

Skills and Experience

· Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant arts discipline (or across a number of disciplines) having graduated within the last 4 years;

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written;

· Excellent IT skills, particularly in using standard Microsoft applications including Excel and Word;

· Relevant technical skills for the effective delivery of specific creative projects in your chosen discipline;

· Experienced in the use of online social media platforms;

· Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines.