Live Music Programme Manager
Are you passionate about live music? Do you want to work within an arts setting in a role that offers home-based, flexible working?
We are looking for a Live Music Programme Manager to support the delivery of live music experiences, improving the health and wellbeing of children and adults through the healing power of live music.
Live Music Programme Manager
Part-time, 25 hours – working pattern to be agreed
£36,000 - £38,000 pro rata
Excellent benefits package including 35 days per year (inclusive of bank holidays), Employer Pension contribution of 6%, Death in Service benefits, access to an Employee Assistance Programme and the opportunity for flexible working.
Please note shortlisting will be taking place on a rolling basis and this role may close earlier than advertised.
w/c 8 January 2024
You will have overall responsibility for service delivery of the high-quality live music programmes for adults and children in health and care settings, against strategic purpose and impact aims, achieving all operational targets and improving the health and wellbeing of children and adults through the healing power of live music.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Live Music Programme Management, ensuring consistent implementation of UK-wide strategies, policies and initiatives.
With the Live Music Managers in each geographical area of responsibility, develop the operational plan and the programme of live music, delivering the milestones, targets and impact agreed.
Ensuring the effective management of any service delivery and contractual agreements linked to delivery and budget management.
Contribute to UK-wide activities and events as required.
Engaging and working with musicians
Represent the charity to develop and grow stakeholder relationships across the UK, building strong local connections and effective networks in line with strategic objectives, including NHS places and spaces, health and social care providers, academics and patient groups.
You will have a proven track record of service delivery within the health or care sectors and a passion for live music.
You will have experience of:
People management and an ability to inspire and lead others
Managing relationships and account management across a varied workload
Drafting, reviewing and managing service delivery contracts, including negotiation at the relevant level
Managing project budgets ensuring completion within budget and deadlines
Budgeting income and expenditure
Working within a safeguarding environment
Reporting against key performance indicators
When applying for this role you will be asked to submit a CV and Covering letter of no more than 2 sides of A4.
Why join the team?
We welcome applications from candidates with transferable skills outside of the charity sector, or from someone looking for their first line management role and will support your development alongside other fantastic benefits:
Flexibility to work from home anywhere throughout the UK
Opportunity to work your hours flexibly
35 days annual leave per year (pro rata) including the opportunity to take most bank holidays when you choose
Employer pension contribution of up to 6%
Employee assistance programme
Budget for personal development and training
Positive organisation culture with a firm understanding of supporting remote teams
Opportunity to help share live music with people who may not otherwise get to experience it.
The organisation adheres to high safeguarding standards, and successful applicants will require a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) or equivalent check.
The charity is committed to becoming an organisation which reflects society and promotes diversity and inclusion, and would particularly welcome applications from people who are currently under-represented, including disabled people and those from Black, Asian and other minority ethnic communities.
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PLEASE NOTE: This role is being advertised by NFP People on behalf of the organisation.