Project Coordinator: Inclusive Youth Arts Programme

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract until 23rd March 2018/ Part Time O.4 FTE (14 hours per week)

The University of Leicester is embarking on a period of unprecedented change with an ambitious and renewed strategic vision.  In order to build on our strengths we are developing a strategy that will enable us to achieve our expectations and ambitions.  We are passionate about developing and growing a sustainable world class research base and alongside that ensuring that we have an exciting market focused teaching offer.

The Attenborough would like to welcome a Project Coordinator: Inclusive Youth Arts Programme in their team on a part time/fixed term basis. As the post holder, we will rely on you to coordinate and deliver the Inclusive Youth Arts Programme for disabled children and young people at Attenborough Arts Centre in accordance with the policies and procedures laid down by AAC and the University of Leicester.

This is a temporary maternity leave contract for the remaining period of project funding up until 23rd March 2017, or until the post holder returns to work- whichever is sooner.

This post is part time, 0.4, 2 days per week. This will include occasional weekend work as part of the post, based at Attenborough Arts Centre. The successful candidate will be involved in the future sustainably of the post for a further potential 3 years.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a formal interview, where they will sit a test and give a short presentation – details to be provided.

This post requires DBS checks and safeguarding training as part of the post.

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The closing date for this post is midnight on 10th July 2017.

We anticipate that interviews will take place on the 18th July 2017.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Marianne Pape (Education and Outreach Officer) at

This post is generously supported with funding from BBC Children in Need.


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Contact Name

Marianne Pape

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Start Date

19th June 2017

Closing Date

10th July 2017