We’re hiring!

High Rise Bramley Development Worker

 
We are looking for a highly motivated and efficient individual with practical project delivery experience.  This is a rare opportunity for the right candidate to take a leading role in a project which is exciting, innovative and will uphold Pyramid’s reputation as a national leader in inclusive arts practice.
 

This project aims to

  • reduce social isolation
  • increase opportunities for people to take part in creative activity
  • improve community cohesion within Bramley, Leeds
  • improve individual social wellbeing and development of life-skills

Our beneficiaries are

  • people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD), local to Bramley
  • non-learning disabled residents of Bramley who actively engage in the project through volunteering and training
  • the wider Bramley community who will experience and enjoy the impact of our project, and benefit from the establishment of a new Tenants and Residents Association in the area

 
The Development Worker will:

  • administrate and coordinate sessional activities for our client base, working with our established team of freelance artists
  • liaise with care agencies and Supported Living providers to recruit new participants to the project
  • work to develop networks and connections with organisations and community groups within the Bramley ward
  • recruit volunteers from Bramley and provide supervision and support to ensure that they are getting the best experience and obtaining valuable transferable skills
  • support the development of training in equality, diversity and inclusion for organisations
  • continuously monitor, evaluate and report on the project with regards to its intended outcomes

 

Fee: £20,600.96 per annum pro rata, 21 hours per week / 0.6fte (actual salary: £12,360.58)

Contract term: The post is offered for a fixed-term of three years, starting mid-late June 2019 (exact date by mutual agreement)

Location: Barkston House, Croydon Street, Leeds LS11 9RT (please note the role will also involve spending a significant amount of time working directly in the Bramley ward.)

How to apply: You can download the application documents below, or contact Alice for a pack by email / post:

info@pyramid-of-arts.org.uk // 0113 234 6040

Application deadline: 2pm Tuesday 7th May 2019

Interviews: Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th May 2019
 
Pyramid of Arts is a committed equal opportunities employer.

 

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Click here to download the employee specification

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