Music Engagement Officer

Enterprise House, Foleshill Enterprise Park, Courtaulds Way, Coventry, Cv6 5NX
£25,463 - £31,401 pro rata per annum
15 May 2018
05 Jun 2018
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
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The role

• Develop and implement programmes that support the Coventry Music Education Hub in its delivery of the core and extension roles as part of the National Plan for Music Education.
• Support the management team in ensuring inclusivity and engagement of all children and young people in the city.
• Facilitate the delivery of workshops in a variety of settings

You’ll need

• A Music degree or qualification OR substantial professional experience as a musician or music practitioner
• Experienced in music education and knowledgeable of a music education hub
• Have the ability to generate relationships with schools and stakeholders to expand the delivery of music education across the city
• Deliver and lead sessions in their musical area of expertise
• Deliver and co-ordinate projects and events both inside and outside of the school day and are flexible to work evenings and weekends across the whole year (41 weeks)

About us

As the lead organisation for the Music Education Hub we aim to deliver and support music in all the schools and extended learning settings in the city. Our delivery includes exciting collaborations with musicians from across the region and further afield and run regular music groups/ensembles as well as other music projects to further music education.

Coventry Music are looking to recruit a team of dynamic, enthusiastic and passionate music engagement officers to expand music inclusion and access for all children and young people in the city. 

Coventry as an employer.
In return, we can offer you an excellent pension scheme, childcare vouchers, 'MyCar' scheme, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at a number of city centre restaurants, shops and other establishments.

Interview date: Tuesday 19th June 2018

Equalities Statement

Coventry City Council is committed to delivering the best possible services and improving the quality of life for Coventry people. In order to do this effectively we aim to have a workforce that represents the diverse communities we serve, embracing and utilising the broad range of skills, experiences and perspectives this brings.

We are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for all. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. 

Key Requirements

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English language fluency for public sector workers.

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible.

Supporting documents
Job Desription and Person Specification.pdf

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