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We are looking for a motivated and organised project manager to manage a creative project in Salford between July and October 2017. You will have experience of project management in a creative context, engaging with young people, working with artists and of delivering arts based projects in community settings and in partnership.
Gift Shop is a 42nd Street creative, arts based engagement project for young people in Salford.
By using different creative processes participants will explore ideas around emotional wellbeing and mental health and translate these ideas into a series of useful and beautiful, creative products to offer to the local community via a pop up shop in Salford. The project introduces the idea of “Gift Giving” and how we all have things of value to offer those around us and to ourselves.
We have identified a group of artists who are keen to deliver workshops as part of the project and a number of young people’s groups who are keen to take part. The project manager will be responsible for bringing these elements of the project together, ensuring best practice and an enjoyable process for everyone involved. They will also ensure that the project meets and monitors its expected outcomes and is delivered within the budget and timescales available.
The majority of the contract will be delivered in September and October. Ideally, the appointed candidate will be available for a number of days in July/ August for planning of the project. The exact timetable of work will be set with the appointed candidate.
For full details of the project and more information about the application process: Gift Shop Freelance Project Manager July 2017
Closing Date: 12 midday, Friday 7th July, 2017.
42nd Street is an equal opportunities employer. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people.
42nd Street is a Living Wage Employer