NYCGB inspires and empowers young people through the life-changing experience of singing together. Our five choirs - the National Youth Girls’ Choir, National Youth Boys’ Choir, National Youth Training Choir, the flagship National Youth Choir and National Youth Chamber Choir - have a membership of over 750 of the best young singers aged 9 to 25 from across the UK. Through our residential courses and special projects, we provide our young people with unbeatable opportunities to develop skills in music and performance, leadership and teamwork, and to grow in confidence and aspiration.
NYCGB is looking for a pro-active and highly organised individual, to be our Learning & Engagement Manager (Maternity Cover).
The position is offered on a fixed-term basis between January and September 2020. The post-holder will manage and develop NYCGB’s growing programme of learning & engagement work and associated strategic partnerships across the UK. Candidates must have a genuine passion for musical excellence and inclusivity in learning and engagement practice and demonstrate a clear commitment to developing the range and scope of young people who engage with NYCGB regardless of background. Proven evaluation & reporting skills are essential for this role and will enable the successful candidate to communicate the programme’s achievements and advocate for singing provision on a national level.
This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to a national organisation which continues to grow in ambition, reach and profile.
- Hours: 28-35 hours per week – flexible depending on the candidate
- Contract: Fixed-term basis between January and September 2020
- Location: Durham (Head Office)
- Salary: £25,000-£26,000 (pro rata depending on skills and experience)
- Application closing date: Monday 25 November at 12 noon
- Shortlisted candidates notified: Friday 29 November
- Interviews: Week commencing 2 December
Please complete the application form and return this form along with the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For informal enquires contact: email@example.com
To apply for this job please visit www.nycgb.org.uk.