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Live Music Coordinator

City, Edinburgh
£22,000 to £24,000
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
Live Music Coordinator We have an exciting opportunity for a Live Music Coordinator to support the delivery of live music experiences improving the health and wellbeing of children and adults through the healing power of live music. Position: Live Music Coordinator Scotland Location: Scotland/Hybrid. Flexible working available, with some office-based activity to be agreed-minimum 1 day per week, Edinburgh Office Hours: 25 hours (working pattern to be agreed) Salary: £22-24K (DOE) Contract: Permanent Benefits: Excellent benefits package including 35 days per year (inclusive of bank holidays), Employer Pension contribution of 5%, Death in Service benefits, access to an Employee Assistance Programme and the opportunity for flexible working. Closing Date: 28 September Interviews: Week commencing 3 October. Please note that interviews will take place on a rolling basis, so please apply early to avoid disappointment The Role The Live Music Coordinator works with professional musicians to share live music with people who may not otherwise get to experience it. This includes those living with dementia, who have mental health problems, or who are seriously ill. The Live Music Coordinator facilitates delivery of the annual programme of live music experiences, in care homes, hospitals, hospices, care homes and the community. Supporting programmes with partner organisations, in line with the organisation s strategy and operational plan. Why join the team? You will be offered on the job training and support for your development alongside other fantastic benefits: Opportunity to work your hours flexibly 35 days annual leave per year (pro rata) including the opportunity to take most bank holidays when you choose Employer pension contribution of up to 5% Employee assistance programme Budget for personal development and training Positive organisation culture with a firm understanding of supporting remote ( hybrid) teams Opportunity to help share live music with people who may not otherwise get to experience it. About You You will have proven administration experience ideally delivering a similar provision within health and social care or arts setting and a passion for live music. You will have: Experience of working within a team Experience coordinating programmes of events or creative/health related activity sessions Effective communication skills, working with partners to showcase the impact of our work across different audiences including Health and Care, participants and funders Proficient skills in using MS Office and database systems About the Organisation The charity seeks to give joy through live music through the provision of live music sessions for people receiving care or treatment in healthcare settings across the UK, including those who are vulnerable, the elderly, those with dementia and in critical care. Their live music concerts are presented by individual or small groups of skilled musicians who have been carefully selected through a process of audition. Sessions are tailored to the both the setting and the audience to ensure that they can reach and connect people, encourage communication and meaningful interactions and evoke emotions and memories to make people feel good one tune at a time. The successful applicants will require a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) or equivalent check. The charity is committed to becoming an organisation that reflects society and promotes diversity and inclusion, and would particularly welcome applications from people who are currently under-represented, including disabled people and those from Black, Asian and other minority ethnic communities. You may have experience in areas such as Coordinator, Events Coordinator, Conference Coordinator, Concert Coordinator, Music Coordinator, Programme Coordinator, Service Coordinator, Marketing Coordinator, Events Administrator, Conference Administrator, Concert Administrator, Music Administrator, Programme Administrator, Service Administrator, Marketing Administrator, Music, Theatre, Arts, Culture, Events, Entertainment, Admin, Administration. PLEASE NOTE: This role is being advertised by NFP People on behalf of the organisation
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  • Job Reference: 710440314-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Music in Hospitals and Care
    Music in Hospitals and Care
  • Location: City, Edinburgh
  • Salary: £22,000 to £24,000
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent