Education Programme Practitioner

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YPE 32
Youth Policy & Engagement
£29,348 per annum
Full Time
Fixed Term Contract
35 hours per week (excluding breaks)

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Education Programme Practitioner
London, NW1

About the Roundhouse

The Roundhouse is an iconic music and arts venue in Camden. Since the 1960s we’ve opened up space for creativity to empower people and communities - day in, night out. We’re on a mission to raise the creative potential of the UK so we give young people and artists the space to experiment, develop skills and be part of incredible moments that go down in history.

We are currently seeking an Education Programme Practitioner to join our team on a full-time basis, working 35 hours per week, for a two year fixed term contract.

The Benefits

- Salary of £29,348 per annum
- 25 days’ holiday per year plus bank holidays pro rata
- Pension scheme
- Cycle to Work and Tech Scheme
- Season ticket loan
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Health Cash Plan
- Group Life Assurance
- National Arts Pass
- Staff discount at our bar and café
- Complimentary staff tickets

This is an incredible opportunity for an enthusiastic individual with experience co-ordinating creative programmes for young people and a background within an educational or community setting to join our impactful organisation.

You’ll have the chance to take on a meaningful role where, every day, you’ll be engaging and inspiring countless young people, providing them with opportunities to develop skills and express their creativity.

So, if you’re ready to be part of a dedicated team in an iconic venue, where your work will inspire and shape the next generation of creatives, we want to hear from you!

The Role

As an Education Programme Practitioner, you will support the design, delivery and evaluation of a programme of creative projects for young people aged 11–19 years.

Working with the Education Programme Manager, you will lead the delivery of work streams around creative careers, work experience and projects for young people attending alternative education settings.

You will ensure sessions are inclusive and accessible and work to reduce the barriers young people face in taking part in creative initiatives. On top of this, you’ll be getting involved in creative outputs such as podcasts, films, anthologies and performances, making this a fun and engaging environment to work in.

Additionally, you will:

- Co-plan and co-deliver sessions alongside freelance tutors
- Be a consistent point of contact for partners on the ground during off-site delivery
- Work with the Youth Work Team to support progression pathways, signposting and pastoral support
- Draft standard contracts, hire agreements, letters and other relevant documentation
- Assist with tracking and monitoring allocated budgets, income and expenditure

About You

To be considered as an Education Programme Practitioner, you will need:

- Experience co-ordinating creative programmes for young people
- Experience facilitating and delivering creative projects for young people within an education or community setting
- Experience providing administrative support for creative programmes
- Experience working with people who display challenging behaviour
- Experience implementing safeguarding measures across programmes of work
- Experience working in a team and co-ordinating external artists and/or tutors

You must have a current and acceptable DBS check or be willing to undertake one due to the nature of the role.

Please note, you must be available to start by/on the w/c 2nd September 2024.

The closing date for this role is 24th June 2024.
1st Interviews - 4th July
2nd interview - 12th July

Other organisations may call this role Education Programme Consultant, Education Programme Specialist, Education Activity Practitioner, Community Activity Practitioner, or Activity Group Practitioner.

Webrecruit and The Roundhouse Trust are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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