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Cultural Learning and Participation Apprentice ESCAPE COMMUNITY ART IN ACTION

Escape helps people of all age groups to work together on art and heritage projects, building strong, happy communities and supporting wellbeing. You will be part of a team that is responsible for project planning, delivery, programming, marketing, and evaluation. You will work with wonderful volunteers, artists and cultural practitioners.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,360.00

  • Working week

    Mon to Fri - with some weekend work. 9.00 to 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000070712

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This dynamic role requires you to work primarily in our Stratford venues to support our creative and dynamic and inclusive community arts, health and heritage programmes.  You will become part of a team that is responsible for project planning and delivery, programming, marketing, and evaluation. You will work with a range of wonderful volunteers, artists, cultural practitioners and delivery partners.

With Escape Arts no one day is ever the same. We are a small, relaxed creative team but highly driven and always looking for the next exciting opportunity to take the work of the charity forward. 

Duties to Include: –

  • Supporting and contributing to Escape Arts existing cultural and creative health work, such as, our regular community arts programme, schools, and exhibition development.
  • Planning, organising and delivering creative and educational workshops.
  • Supporting community events
  • Assisting in social media and online marketing activities.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will be enrolled onto the Cultural Learning and Participation officer Level 3 apprenticeship. This is delivered by Creative Alliance.

This will involve a programme of seminars

121 sessions with your personal development coach 

Assignments and Projects to complete.

During your contracted hours you will be given time to complete the training programme. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Escape Arts have a long standing reputation of working with apprenticeships, many of whom have gone on to work with the organisation. If the right candidate is ready to take on fulltime role this will be considered at the end of the apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential

About the employer

Escape helps people of all age groups to work together on art and heritage projects, building strong, happy communities and supporting wellbeing. For over 25 years Escape has developed a diverse programme of creative and heritage-led health and wellbeing workshops, both in Stratford and Nuneaton, as well as across Warwickshire. Part of Escape’s success is using this creativity to engage and celebrate stories of people, place and time in an exciting, empowering way. Escape brings people and communities together to share and learn across the generations.

Employer

ESCAPE COMMUNITY ART IN ACTION

Address

THE OLD SLAUGHTERHOUSE

SHEEP STREET

STRATFORD UPON AVON

CV37 6EE

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Training

Training provider

THE WEST MIDLANDS CREATIVE ALLIANCE LIMITED

Contact

Tom

Tom@creativealliance.org.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Cultural learning and participation officer

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 25 Aug 2022