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Community Outreach Officer - Head4Arts

Location
Llanhilleth Institute
Salary
Grade 5 (£25,409 - £28,371 per annum) - 37 hours per week
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
until 31.3.2024 (potential for extenstion)
Job Type
External

Head4Arts is a community arts organisation operating across the South East Wales Valleys region, covering the county boroughs of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil and Torfaen. It is funded by the Arts Council of Wales and managed by a partnership of local authorities and their devolved leisure trusts. Head4Arts works across all art forms to provide inspirational participatory arts experiences for all age groups.

Working alongside the team at Head4Arts, the Community Outreach Officer post combines practical support, such as the responsibility for maintenance and upkeep of project equipment and materials and driving the Head4Arts van, with the development of aspects of Head4Arts’ community outreach programme, including the direct delivery and documentation of some creative workshops, assisting with project management and communicating with participants.

The successful candidate will be a creative and motivated individual who has good organisational and practical skills, is knowledgeable and passionate about the arts and is able to work on several different arts outreach projects at any one time.

The post holder will assist with administrative duties and will maintain Head4Arts digital communications on a day-to-day basis.  They will also regularly liaise with event organisers, partner organisations and participants to ensure activities are well planned and run smoothly.

Candidates should be educated to degree level, preferably in an arts discipline.

The necessary communication and IT skills to carry out all the functions of the post are essential.

The post holder will be expected to work some evenings, weekends and bank holidays. It is essential for the post holder to have a full UK driving license, as an element of this role will include driving the organisation’s vehicle.

For an informal discussion about this post contact:

Bethan Lewis, Acting Creative Director, Head4Arts 01495 400211 / 07800912130

Access to a vehicle for work purposes is a requirement.

Thorough pre-employment screening is undertaken during the recruitment process. The postholder will be required to complete an application for a Disclosure of Criminal Records.

Closing date:             8-06-23 – 12 midnight

Interview Dates:        21-06-23, 22-06-23

 

 

 

Job Description Download
JD_Community_Outreach_Officer.pdf
Closing Date
08/06/2023

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