Skip to navigation Skip to main content
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now
SC_Logo_med_CMYK

Sound Connections Senior Management Team Vacancy

Job title: Programme Manager
Working hours: Part time (3.5 days / 25.2 hours per week)
Salary: £30-32,000 (pro rata)
Holiday entitlement: 17.5 days per annum

Sound Connections is seeking an outstanding individual to manage two of our programmes that develop and enable ground-breaking opportunities for young Londoners, as well as be part of the senior management team.

The successful candidate will lead on core programme strands, including the London Early Years Music Network (LEYMN) and our core training offer. The post-holder will also be responsible for developing new business, supporting our consultancy offer and furthering our role as key researchers and advocates in the field. They will contribute to the overall management, fundraising and development of the organisation, and have line management responsibilities. In this varied and exciting role, the Programme Manager will work with a small and dedicated team, supporting a range of colleagues and freelancers across the music education community.

The successful candidate will have significant previous experience of managing education projects, conducting research and winning new business.

Highly self-motivated and organised, they will be comfortable working in an office environment, out at projects, and representing the organisation at meetings and events. They will be highly confident communicating with a diverse range of stakeholders including young people, practitioners, partners and funders. They will demonstrate excellent written skills and be confident in using a range of digital platforms.

The deadline for applications is Friday 13 May 2016 at 5pm. Please download an application pack here.

Interviews will be on Tuesday 24 May 2016, with the possibility of second interviews at a later date.

If you would like a brief conversation about the role, please contact Philip Flood, Director, on 020 7729 7220 or email info@sound-connections.org.uk.

www.sound-connections.org.uk / @sconnections

Donate

As a small charity we rely upon donations from generous individuals, trusts and companies to support our work with children and young people across London.

Send a Donation +

Tweets

  • Where should educators ‘draw the line' on lyrical censorship, if at all? Join the conversation in our second Workin… ,
  • If you're a musician with a refugee background, run (or are interested in developing) music projects with refugees… ,
  • How can we encourage young peoples’ creativity and self expression through music in a time of censorship? Sign up t… ,
  • How do collective, cross-industry approaches to building music projects improve impact? 3 days to go until session… ,
  • Just 4 days to go until session 2 of our online series I Speak Music, 'Multi-agency working for collective impact'!… ,
  • Educators argue that certain types of music are inappropriate in formal settings due to the lyrical content. Sign u… ,
  • Following our sold-out session1, don't miss session2 of the I Speak Music series 'Multi-agency working for collecti… ,
  • There's just 1 week to go until session 2 of the I Speak Music training series 'Multi-agency working for collective… ,
  • We're counting down to session 1 of the Bollo Brook online series 'Working with Chaos' today at 2PM! There's stil… ,
  • Tickets are quickly selling out for the first of our Bollo Brook training sessions 'Broadening Horizons'! Grab your… ,
Follow @Sconnections
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now