Education Manager wanted - Sonia Sabri Company

Sonia Sabri Company (SSCo) is a leading UK contemporary South Asian Dance company with a national and international programme of performance and education catering to people of all ages, experiences and cultural backgrounds.

We are seeking a forward thinking, committed and experienced individual to join the small team at SSCo’s office in Birmingham as Education Manager.

The Education Manager’s role will be to lead on and develop our education programme with schools, colleges, universities and communities regionally and nationally.

The Education Manager will be the principal contact for building relationships with new and existing partners, developing new educational projects and securing funding, booking workshops, project management and evaluation. In addition, their work will support our performance programme and the Education Manager will work closely with our Artistic Director and Projects Manager.

The individual must have at least two years experience of managing educational projects including for young people, and be a good communicator with excellent organisation and time-management skills and a thorough knowledge of the education sector.

Knowledge of and interest in dance and/or the South Asian arts sector is desirable.

This is a 3 year post with a yearly renewable contract, part – time, 2 days per week. You must be able to work flexible hours, and sometime work on weekends, evenings subject to the nature of the projects.

Salary: £22,000 pro rata per annum

The closing date for applications: 18th April 2012
Interview date: 27th April 2012
Start date: 28th May 2012 (or as soon as)

Please contact Sonia Sabri on email sonia@ssco.org.uk or call 0121 449 2529 for an application pack.

Sonia Sabri
Artistic Director
Sonia Sabri Company
℅ Baithak House
202 Moseley Street
Birmingham
B12 0RT
UK
Tel. 00 44 (0) 121 622 3135
www.ssco.org.uk

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