Senior Programme Manager – Freelance and Entrepreneurship

  • Contractor
  • London

Website Roundhouse

Job Ref: YPE5
Function: Youth Policy & Engagement
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Status: Full Time
Type: Fixed Term Contract
Hours: 40 hours per week
About the Roundhouse:
A lot of people know the Roundhouse for our incredible history, but our future is just as exciting. Our home is a unique heritage building that has a rich history built on counter-culture, revolutionary theatre and life-changing music moments. But we’re building on that legacy and independent venue spirit. The Roundhouse Studios – a creative space for young people – is a home for young Londoners where the next generation of creatives are using their talent and their voice to change the world around them.About you:
We welcome applications from people who feel they can bring their own experiences and ideas to the table and empower those around them to do the same.The Role:
This is an incredibly exciting time for the Roundhouse as we prepare to open a new Creative Centre for young people in Winter 22, which will include a co-working space, a podcast studio and a variety of rehearsal spaces to support young people to turn their creativity into a career. The Senior Programme Manager – Freelance and Entrepreneurship role will ensure the delivery of a high quality career development programme for creative freelancers and entrepreneurs aged 18 – 30yrs, and will play a key part in shaping the new co-working space, creating opportunities that complement and enhance Roundhouse’s broader creative offer, and develop tangible pathways for diverse young people to gain meaningful and sustained employment within the creative industries. The role will also take a strategic lead in driving Roundhouse’s work with creative freelancers and entrepreneurs, advising on research and policy development relating to youth self-employment and youth entrepreneurship.

The successful candidate will be required to have a current and acceptable DBS check due to the nature of the role.

For more information, please download the full job description, and if you feel you have the skills and experience, we are looking for, please click “Apply Now” by 9am, Monday 1st November 2021

Deadline: 9am, Monday 1st November 2021
Contract: 12 Months Fixed-Term (Maternity Cover)
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Interviews: 5th November 2021

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To apply for this job please visit careers.roundhouse.org.uk.