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LEARNING MANAGER  
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 pa pro rata (20 hours per week)

The Learning Manager has overall responsibility for The Garage’s education activities and specialist support for vulnerable children and young people, ensuring their needs are anticipated and met at every stage of activity. They will maximise opportunities to access and support new young people through the development of new activities, funded by trusts, purchased by schools or commissioned by statutory services. The Learning Manager will be The Garage's examinations officer and be responsible for ensuring quality assurance throughout the programme of work.

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Deadline for applications 2 August, 12pm
Interviews will be held 8 August

PARTICIPATION PROGRAMME MANAGER  
(Maternity Cover)
10 month fixed term contract
Salary: £23,500 pa
Hours: 40 hours per week, exact times to be agreed. Teaching 590 hours per annum, which includes 250 hours remission from the 840 hour total.


The Participation Programme Manager has the direct responsibility to develop and deliver the smooth running of The Garage class programme and associated projects. The post holder will work alongside other departments to maximise income through sales of participatory places on classes and activities and supporting fundraising and innovation activities as required. The Participation Programme Manager will be expected to ensure the quality in delivery of class content and maintain quality assurance.

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Deadline for applications 2 August, 12pm
Interviews will be held 8 August

EXECUTIVE PA 
To start October 2019
Salary: £19,500 pa pro rata (16 hours per week)


The Executive PA will provide a full range of secretarial and administration support to the Chief Executive and Senior Management Team as allocated, filtering, prioritising, re-routing, drafting and responding to correspondence verbally or in writing on behalf of senior management using judgement and political sensitivity.
This is a role that would suit somebody who is excited by the opportunity to devise, implement and maintain administration systems which support a dedicated team of friendly people working in a creative environment.


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Deadline for applications 2 August, 12pm
Interviews will be held 8 August

BOX OFFICE ASSISTANT 
£9 an hour minimum (incl. evenings and weekends) 0 hours contract.


Based on the busy reception desk, the postholder will be the face of the organization outside of normal office hours. You will greet building users, answer enquiries in person, via email and on the telephone and maintain a ‘can-do’ attitude at all times. Alongside reception and general administrative duties, you will be a key player in our sales and marketing plan, taking a proactive approach to promoting the building, our activities and upselling wherever possible.

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Deadline for applications 2 August, 12pm
Interviews will be held 8 August

 

  • FREELANCE OPPORTUNITIES

    SUPPORT WORKERS  

    Opportunity type: Termly
    Time commitment: Minimum of 1 hour per week during term time (term length 10-12 weeks)
    Safeguarding: Support workers will be subject to enhanced DBS checks 
    Progression: Experience and skills gained will suit those looking to work in Arts Delivery, Community Arts, Arts Education, Youth Theatre and Youth Work. 

    We are looking for motivated individuals 18+ who have a desire to help others and have an interest in the arts. You would join our busy team as a support worker, working with and supporting our children and young people through their chosen art form. 

    The application period is open until Monday 1 July. To apply send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to Adam Yaxley adam.yaxley@thegarage.org.uk

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    Freelance Delivery Artists 

    We are looking for a Ballet Teacher to join our team and deliver exam classes on Saturday afternoons. This academic year we begin offering pre-primary, primary, grade 1 and grade 2 exam classes. You would need to be available on Saturday afternoons from 12.30 – 4.15. If you are interested in this freelance role please complete an application form (download here) and email to takepart@thegarage.org.uk.

    We are looking for a Musical Theatre teacher to join our team and deliver on our new academy classes. These classes will run from 9.00 – 12.30 on Saturday mornings during term time. We would also be interested in hearing from anyone that specialises just in the area of singing or dancing. If you are interested in this freelance role please complete an application form (download here) and email to takepart@thegarage.org.uk.

    We are always on the look out for new freelance delivery artists in theatre, dance and music, as we often have work that comes up at The Garage and across Norfolk. If you are interested in working with us, please complete an application form (download here) and email to takepart@thegarage.org.uk

    Casual Technicians 

    We are always on the look out for technicians to join our team of casuals, as we often have work that comes up at The Garage. If you are interested in working with us, please email to recruitment@thegarage.org.uk for more information. 

  • Staff benefits

    The Garage has a commitment to staff well-being, and has worked with the Thriving Workplaces team, Norfolk’s free workplaces health provider commissioned by Norfolk County Council to help us build a happier and healthier workforce. 

    Benefits

    We encourage appropriate requests for Flexitime working to suit staff and their job

    We encourage appropriate request to work remotely and work from home to suit staff and their job

    We encourage staff to take part in a participatory/exercise class as part of working hours, for free. 

    We encourage staff to watch shows at The Garage as part of their working hours, as a minimum a member of staff and a guest can have a complementary ticket to shows as ‘walk-ins’.

    Where possible we will make a CoL increase each year of at least 0.5%, to be reviewed every September.

    We encourage staff to eat their lunch away from their desk, they can do this in any of our vacant spaces – just leave it clean and tidy afterwards

    If you want to talk to someone about your health and wellbeing, or any of the above initiatives, Angela Perry is our Workplace Health Champion - Angela.Perry@thegarage.org.uk / 01603 283371