Job Title: Education Coordinator
Salary: £21,000 (Pro Rata) £12,600 (Actual)
Hours: Part Time 21hrs 45mins per week
Contract: Maternity cover for up to 12 months from Jan 2020 to Dec 2020
Responsible to: Artistic Director
Burnley Youth Theatre is looking for an experienced and skilled arts practitioner to take lead on the delivery of the organisations education practice. The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning, delivery and management of our schools programme. We are looking for a passionate and dedicated drama practitioner who understands the value of bringing drama and the creative arts into education settings and the impact that can have on children, young people and teachers. You will have a background in drama with specific experience of working with children and young people in a school setting.
This is predominantly an outward facing role which requires an understanding of the arts within education. A confident, creative and energetic approach to delivery is required together with a hard working attitude. You will need to work on your own initiative as well as work effectively as part of Burnley Youth Theatre’s wider artistic team. We are looking for an individual who is willing to work flexible hours, who demonstrates excellent communication and organisation skills, who has the ability to follow clear instructions and who is able to meet deadlines and complete projects and tasks in a timely manner.
We would especially like to encourage applicants from diverse and minority backgrounds to apply. Applicants should be willing to undertake a DBS Check.
Deadline for applications: 10am Monday 28th October 2019
Interviews: Wednesday 6th November 2019