Elgiva Box Office 01494 582 900

Elgiva Box Office 01494 582 900

Job vacancy – Community Engagement Officer

We're looking for a creative, motivated and engaging individual to develop our community and youth engagement programme.

Community Engagement Officer
20 hours per week

Salary of £11,395 per annum

Closing date for applications: 16th October 2022
Interviews scheduled for: 27th October 2022

The Elgiva is looking for a creative, motivated and engaging individual to develop our community and youth engagement programme.

This will entail development and delivery of a programme of activities with the aim of raising interest and participation in the creative arts, often in partnership with other organisations.

The successful candidate will ideally be an excellent communicator and organiser, able to work to deadlines and have experience in sourcing funding for similar activities.

You will have experience in in delivering arts activities for all the community but with a particular focus on youth and families.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent communicator and organiser accustomed to working to deadlines
  • Have experience in organising and delivering arts activities for all sections of the community with a special focus on young people and families
  • Demonstrate experience in identifying and securing project funding
  • Have experience working with schools and other youth organisations

In addition to working within a great team and a vibrant venue we also offer the following benefits:

  • Local government pay grade rise each year subject to satisfactory performance
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Comprehensive development and training
  • Discounted membership at Chesham Moor Gym and Swim

For an informal discussion, please contact David Cooper, Theatre Manager, on 01494 582902.

Download the job description here. 

Download the application form here.

CVs are not acceptable forms of application.

Completed application forms should be emailed to Kathryn Hallett, Head of Finance, Chesham Town Council at kathryn.hallett@chesham.gov.uk

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