Participation Co-ordinator

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Salary / Fee: 
£20,000 -£22,500
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 9 November, 2017

The Participation Co-ordinator is a key position reporting to the Artistic Director (Joint CEO), responsible for the co-ordination of our creative learning opportunities and supporting the engagement of young people with our programme of activity. The role supports the development, implementation and monitoring of Pegasus’s business planning in order to achieve our artistic ambitions and business objectives.

Selection Criteria

• 18 months+ previous experience of working with children and young people in an educational, arts or social development context
• Solid knowledge of policies, legislation and developments within the children and young people’s sector
• Excellent personal presentation skills with the ability to communicate ideas and information effectively to a wide range of people
• Demonstrable commitment to working with young people, supporting their development and engaging with them creatively and organisationally
• Imaginative creative skills and a proven ability to problem solve with tact and discretion
• Attention to detail, with a methodical approach to administrative processes
• Proven ability to work under pressure to meet targets and deadlines
• Strong organisational skills and a proven ability to prioritise effectively
• The ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Understanding of the local, regional and national education structure and landscape
• A commitment to equality, diversity and championing opportunities for every child and young person
• Excellent written, verbal and IT skills
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software

• Previous experience working with children and young people within an arts creative learning environment
• Previous experience working in a supporting/counselling role with young people.
• Established networks and relationships within arts education locally or regionally
• Previous experience of the administration and delivery of Artsmark
• Knowledge of the possibilities in the use of digital technology in participation

Closing date for applications is: 5pm Thursday 16th November
Interviews will be held on: Monday 27th November

To apply please go to

Contact Details: 
Education (young people and schools)