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YORKSHIRE DANCE

MARKETING AND DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP

Location: Leeds City Centre
Salary: £12,675 pa pro rata (£6.50 ph)
Hours: Full time (37.5 hours per week). May include occasional evening and weekend work
Contract: Fixed term to 31 July 2016

Do you want to learn more about arts marketing and develop a network of top regional marketing contacts? Can you offer fresh ideas combined with an eagle eye for detail and a passion for social media?  Would you love to work in a high profile creative arts organisation?

If yes, then we would love you to become part of Yorkshire Dance’s busy marketing team. Based at our venue in Leeds city centre, you will have the opportunity to support the Marketing and Communications Manager, using a broad range of marketing skills, to promote our diverse range of projects and dance events.  The role will also include opportunities to explore PR campaigns and arts fundraising skills as part of an introduction to arts marketing and development. We envisage the role starting in September 2015.

This paid internship has been created as part of the Creative Employment Programme. There are certain criteria you must meet in order to be eligible to apply for a Creative Employment Programme funded internship. At the time of applying you must be aged 18 to 24 years old and you must be registered as unemployed with Jobcentre Plus. These eligibility criteria have been approved by the Department of Work and Pensions.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply, please download a Job Pack, Application Form and Equality Diversity Monitoring Form and return both forms by email to admin@yorkshiredance.com.  Sorry, we can’t accept CVs.

Closing date:     Friday 17 July 2015, 10am

Interviews:       early August 2015 in Leeds

 

YOUTH AND COMMUNITY INTERNSHIP

Location: Leeds
Salary: £12,675 pa (£6.50 ph)
Hours: Full time – 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Fixed term to 31 July 2016

This is a unique opportunity for a recent graduate at diploma level to work closely with Yorkshire Dance’s Youth & Community Department and gain a broad, hands-on introduction to all aspects of Youth and Community Dance practice, administration and co-ordination.

Based at our offices in Leeds city centre, you will support the delivery and management of an exciting and varied range of dance activities and special projects working with young people and community groups. You will also have the chance to develop key administrative and co-ordination skills, vital for a future career in this area.

You will need to demonstrate an aptitude for working with young people and community groups and a highly motivated and organised approach. The role will include occasional evening and weekend work.

The internship is paid at minimum wage (£6.50 ph). We envisage the role starting in September 2015.

This paid internship has been created as part of the Creative Employment Programme. The Creative Employment Programme is an Arts Council England fund to support the creation of traineeships, formal apprenticeship and paid internship opportunities inEngland for unemployed young people wishing to pursue a career in the arts and cultural sector.

There are certain criteria you must meet in order to be eligible to apply for a Creative Employment Programme funded internship. At the time of applying you must be aged 18 to 24 years old and you must be registered as unemployed with Jobcentre Plus. These eligibility criteria have been approved by the Department of Work and Pensions.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply, please download a Job Pack, Application Form and Equality Diversity Monitoring Form and return both forms by email to admin@yorkshiredance.com.  Sorry, we can’t accept CVs

Closing date:     Friday 17 July 2015, 10am

Interviews:       Wednesday 29 July in Leeds

Yorkshire Dance is an equal opportunities employer, who is actively seeking to employ people currently under-represented in the creative and cultural sector. This includes young people, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities.

Yorkshire Dance is supported using public funding by Arts Council England and Leeds City Council. Our apprenticeship and intern opportunities are supported by the Creative Employment Programme with funds from Arts Council England and National Lottery.

 

 

Volunteering

We have a number of volunteering opportunities at Yorkshire Dance. An extra pair of hands is always welcome to support our busy team with large events such as Fresh, our annual youth dance platform, or our regular programme of performances Friday Firsts.

If you would like to get involved, please send a CV to admin@yorkshiredance.com along with a short statement as to the kind of work you are interested in, have a good look on our website and see what interests you most.

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