Bridge Programme Manager: Norfolk & Suffolk (Full-time; fixed term November 2016 – July 2017) Paternity Cover

Festival Bridge

Festival Bridge is one of the ten national Bridge organisations who have secured investment from Arts Council England and the Department of Education. Festival Bridge works to ensure all children & young people have access to high quality cultural education opportunities from birth to adulthood.  We do this by working on a business to business level to support teachers, creative practitioners and any other people who work with children and young people. Festival Bridge is part of Norfolk & Norwich Festival.

This is a great opportunity to support the work of Festival Bridge through a key period.

Leading the delivery of work in Norfolk & Suffolk you will:

- lead our work with Local Cultural Education Partnerships in Norfolk & Suffolk
- form and develop new strategic networks and partnerships to deliver our ambitions
- work with partners from schools, academies, galleries, libraries, museums, theatres, local government, business and many other settings to develop opportunities for children and young people
- contribute to the forward planning of Festival Bridge

About you

This fixed-term paternity cover post requires someone with excellent interpersonal and negotiating skills, first rate project management abilities and a positive determined attitude.  The ideal candidate will have knowledge of working at the highest levels of the cultural and/or education sector.  This is a challenging yet rewarding post, requiring management of existing activity and clear scope to lead the development of new opportunities.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 9.30am on Monday 31 October.


Bridge Programme Manager Description & Person Specification (PDF)

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