Cambridge Junction seeks an experienced and committed General Manager to lead the staff responsible for finance, human resources, customer facing operations and building maintenance.
You will have excellent people skills and be an experienced project manager. You’ll have a good knowledge of the day-to-day running of a busy arts venue as well as being a good strategic thinker. You will value contributing to the challenge of balancing Cambridge Junction’s commercial role as a social enterprise with our charitable activity.
Cambridge Junction is the arts centre where art meets life. Our venue is a creative hub for people and ideas where audiences and artists explore, experience and are inspired by art, entertainment and learning. We champion the up-and-coming, both youthful and leading edge and seek to be meaningful to the lives of our audiences.
Located, twenty minutes’ walk form the centre of the city, Cambridge Junction is the edgy urban venue where each year 100,000 people experience 350 events in our three spaces. Our programme is made up of arts with a focus on contemporary theatre and dance; popular culture with a diverse programme of music, comedy and clubs; and creative learning. We have 20 permanent staff and a large team of casual staff, have an annual turnover of £2.25 million, and are an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation.
Deadline for applications is 12 noon on Monday 14 November.
Total Arts Project Officer
Total Arts is one of Cambridge Junction’s main youth groups. Total Arts runs fortnightly on a Saturday and is aimed at disabled young people aged 11-19 years of age. Total Arts provides workshops which feature dance, drama, music making, film production and story devising. Their focus is predominately around devising and making short films. The young people work towards creating work that is shared at Cambridge Junction. Support workers work alongside the Project Officer and a great range of professional artists to provide quality care.
The project officer is responsible for coordinating the group; managing support workers, artists and the participants as well as ensuring the smooth running of the sessions and maintaining a high quality provision for participants.
Final date for applications: 9am, 31 October 2016
Interviews: 8th November 2016
Cambridge Junction require casual cleaners to come and join our team. Typical shifts would be 3hrs per morning (approx. 6am-9am) on weekdays sometimes 6hrs at the weekends (approx. 6am-12pm). It would be a zero hour contract as shifts would vary depending on our events.
Ideal as a second job or to earn a bit of extra money for Christmas!
Pay is £7.20ph and £8.20ph for some weekends. If you are interested please contact Alan Bond (firstname.lastname@example.org, or 01223 578000).