Arts and young people programme co-ordinator


Full-time, fixed-term (3 years) post

£22,703 – £28,000 per annum

Job share applications will be considered

Start date January 2022

This is a partnership programme between Soft Touch Arts,

Team Hub New Parks and New College Leicester

We have an exciting opportunity for an organised and motivated programme co-ordinator with experience of working with young people

Soft Touch Arts is a leading Leicestershire Youth Arts charity. Since 1986 we have been creating opportunities for young people who need extra support by delivering a wide range of creative projects from our centre on New Walk, and in different neighbourhoods around the city and county. Our work helps young people to progress with their lives in a positive way.

We need an organised and motivated person who has an interest in, and experience of, working with vulnerable young people. You will be working with our project partners Team Hub New Parks and New College Leicester as well as our creative team to support young people to change their lives using the arts and music as a way to capture their interest and for them to express themselves.

Closing date 5pm on Monday 8th November 2021

Interviews Monday 15th November 2021

For full application details please download and read all the documents below. Applications will only be accepted by email and not via third party job advertising sites via CV.

Questions about the job should be directed to Sally Norman 0116 2552592 /

Soft Touch aims to be an equal opportunities employer. We particularly welcome applications from those who are significantly underrepresented in our sector such as disabled people and individuals from Black and Minority Ethnic communities. Soft Touch operates equality and diversity, recruitment and selection, employment of ex-offender and safe recruitment policies

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