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Assistant Coordinator

Swindon Dance is seeking a keen, motivated, responsible self-starter to join their dedicated team. The position is for an Assistant Coordinator to work with the Swindon Dance Centre for Advanced Training; Contemporary Programme. The job is varied and would suit a person who is well organised and has experience of working with young people.

The position is part-time starting 12th January 2019 on a 7 month contract, with a salary of between £4.20 and £7.83 per hour dependant on experience. Working hours will be 6.5 per week which will take place on Saturdays from 11am-6pm (including half hour lunch break) during term time.

Candidates will have excellent communication and IT skills including experience of Microsoft Office and social media platforms and a passion for the arts industry.

This is an excellent role for students currently in or recently graduated from dance training, to gain professional work experience in youth dance and arts administration.

The Centre for Advanced Training in dance is one of nine across the country and offers specialist pre-vocational training for exceptionally talented young dancers aged 11-18. The CAT is supported by the Department for Education (DfE), Music & Dance Scheme and the position is dependent on continued funding.

CLOSING DATE: 26th November 2018

INTERVIEW DATE: 5th December 2018 in Swindon

VENUE: Swindon Dance, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 1QF

Download application documents here:

Swindon-Dance-CAT-About Centres for Advanced Training-2018

Swindon-Dance-CAT-Assistant Coordinator – Swindon- APPLICATION-FORM-2018

If you would prefer to have the application documents emailed to you, please call or email: Claire Brown, Programme Administrator, Swindon Dance, Town Hall Studios, Regent Circus, Swindon, SN1 1QF
Tel: 01793 601 700 opt: 3

 Applicants must have a current DBS certificate or be willing to undergo a DBS check.

Swindon Dance is committed to equal opportunities and diversity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.



Swindon Dance runs performances, classes, special events, workshops, sharings and more! We need YOUR HELP to make these activities happen.

Roles range from stewarding, serving behind the bar and helping out with events. In return we can offer free tickets for performances, discounted classes and our gratitude.

If you are interested in helping us contact Cathy Downes OR Swindon Dance Reception on 01793 601700

Thank you



Swindon Dance is committed to equal opportunities and diversity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.