Now in its Ninth academic year Bristol Beacon is home to the award-winning music education hub for the city of Bristol. As part of Creative Learning and Engagement (CLE) our Music Hub ensures that all children, whether in schools or community settings, can access and take part in high-quality musical activities.
We have been part of Bristol’s cultural heritage for 150 years. This is an exciting time to join us as Bristol Beacon has a vision to make Bristol the UK capital of Young People’s Music, and we are currently within our major capital transformation period to transform Bristol Beacon into an international standard arts venue for the region Our vision is to unite people through the joy of live music, and we achieve this through a diverse programme of inspirational musical experiences.
Our Director of Creative Learning and Engagement translates the vision for Bristol Beacon’s Creative Learning and Engagement Team and provides strategic, insightful, and dynamic leadership. The talent and experience of our Creative Learning and Engagement team make the world of music come alive for young people and the wider community. We make music making accessible and enjoyable, ensure that young people can ignite their passion for music, that we support talented creatives and that we positively impact Bristol communities through the joy of music. Our team are empowered to be successful through this inspiring leadership and we are now looking for a new Director of CLE to take the team in a new direction, representative of the new National Plan for Music Education, as we look forward to reopening next year.
We are committed to diversity, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community, We particularly encourage applications from disabled and ethnically diverse backgrounds as these groups are currently underrepresented within the arts and culture sectors.
Closing date for applications: 5.00pm on Tuesday 3 May 2022 with first stage interviews in early May.
Bristol Beacon recognise, respect and value individual difference. We are committed to the wellbeing of our staff and to being an Equal Opportunities employer and attracting diverse talent from sections of the community currently underrepresented in the culture sector to help us to develop a more diverse workforce.
How to Apply
Please visit our website to apply: https://bristolbeacon.org/about-us/jobs-opportunities/director-of-creative-learning-and-engagement/