Programme Manager – Young People and Youthfulness

Wednesday 16 January 2019

Coventry City of Culture Trust was set up in 2015 to bid to be UK City of Culture in 2021. Now that they have been successful in securing the prestigious title, they are recruiting the team ready to deliver an amazing build-up programme, an ambitious UK City of Culture year in 2021 and legacy. Coventry is a youthful, diverse, modern city which is re-imagining the role culture can play in bringing people together. Coventry is a city of welcome, a city of activists and pioneers, a city of peace and reconciliation, a city of innovation and invention, a City of Culture

Coventry City of Culture Trust are looking for someone with the ability to develop leadership and engagement with young people across the city, enabling decision making, youth led events and promoting a strong legacy for young people in the city. In addition, exploring youthfulness across the city across all communities. Building strong national and international partnerships.

You will be responsible for commissioning and working with artists and the cultural sector on a range of strategic engagement initiatives and exemplary artistic projects of varying scales, and will foster and build local, regional, national and international collaborative partnerships across different sectors.

You will also be responsible for ensuring the effective planning, delivery and management of an inspiring and transformational programme.

Salary – Up to £45,000 gross pa dependent on experience

Applications close – Monday 11 February 2019

Interview date – Friday 1 March 2019


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