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YORKSHIRE DANCE

FUNDRAISING AND DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

£28k – LEEDS

Salary could be negotiable for an exceptional candidate

2 years, fixed term contract; Full time – 37.5 hours per week

Part-time working hours could be considered for the right candidate

The position is ideal for someone who is ready to take the next step in their fundraising career. Yorkshire Dance has created this new position within its management team as we move towards the next stage in our growth and explore new and innovative ways of meeting our charitable aims and objectives. You will be a dynamic people person and team player, who thrives on working with a wide range of people. You will enjoy using your initiative alongside your experience of the arts, public and charitable sectors to develop creative approaches to raising awareness and income for a wide range of projects and services undertaken by Yorkshire Dance.

This is a senior role within the organisation and you will be called upon to represent Yorkshire Dance with potential business partners, funders and clients. You will have excellent communication skills and act as an ambassador at networking events. Flexibility in hours and some travel outside the region may be required.

Fundraising and Development Manager job pack  , Application Form , YD Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

To apply, please fill in the Application and Equality and Diversity forms before the deadline.

 Closing date:      17 November 2014, 10am

Interviews:         Tuesday 25 November 2014 in Leeds

 Yorkshire Dance is an equal opportunities employer.

 Yorkshire Dance is supported using public funding by Arts Council England and Leeds City Council.

 More about Yorkshire Dance

 Yorkshire Dance champions the value of dance and its development in Yorkshire. We do so by raising standards, increasing knowledge and understanding and fostering creativity and innovation.

We create opportunities for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to see, make and take part in high quality dance that is rooted in their creativity, in their lives and in their communities, with the power to transform and inspire.

We create opportunities for emerging and established artists and practitioners to research, create and present new contemporary work on the small scale, and in communities, developing their skills, expertise and networks.

We create opportunities for people to experience dance by working with partners in local authorities and the arts, in health and in sport, building a region-wide infrastructure for dance development.

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YORKSHIRE DANCE
JUNIOR PRODUCER
£22k pa 

2 years, fixed term contract; Full time – 37.5 hours per week

Yorkshire Dance is looking for a highly creative and entrepreneurial Junior Producer to join its busy creative team for a 2 year fixed-term contract to deliver the Amplified programme. This role will work closely with the Senior Producer, who has been specially appointed to deliver Amplified, to design projects and raise funds to produce and tour work as well as develop other imaginative ways in which to develop relationships between promoters and artists in Yorkshire/The North. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to build their skills and networks with a leading regional arts organisation and work with some of the most inspiring dance artists in the North.

Junior Producer job pack  , Application Form , YD Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

To apply, please fill in the Application and Equality and Diversity forms before the deadline.

Closing date:      10am, Monday 17 November 2014

Interviews:         Thursday 20 November 2014 in Leeds

 Yorkshire Dance is an equal opportunities employer.

 Yorkshire Dance is supported using public funding by Arts Council England and Leeds City Council.

 More about Amplified

Amplified sets out to connect the creative talent within the independent dance sector in Yorkshire/The North with the need for excellent artistic, sustainable dance performance with venues and festivals. The creative team working on this programme (Senior Producer and Junior Producer) will be tasked with designing and delivering new creative projects which are of relevance to the existing infrastructure of small scale venues and festivals and imaginatively engage communities with dance. They will work closely with artists to design projects and raise funds to produce and tour creative work as well as develop imaginative ways in which promoters can build confidence in working with artists based in Yorkshire/The North.  Amplified is a step-change project for Yorkshire Dance supported by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation: it is designed to support independent artists with a proven track-record whilst building a much stronger profile for dance with audiences, venues and festival partners.

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