Learning & Participation Co-ordinator

(£23-27k), Full-time

NYJO is now hiring a Learning & Participation Co-ordinator to play a key role in the organisation and to support our position as the aspirational pinnacle of UK youth jazz – inspiring audiences and engaging with young people of all backgrounds around the country. This is an exciting opportunity for a creative and driven candidate to have a substantial impact as part of a high-calibre and fast-paced team.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about music education, with some experience of delivering and evaluating arts education projects.  They will have a broad understanding of the wider education sector, be a skilled communicator and have at least one year’s experience in a similar role. It is desirable that candidates have an interest in jazz, and some musical knowledge is beneficial. This role offers the right candidate great opportunities for professional development as we develop to meet our ambitious business plan over the coming years.

To apply, send a CV (two pages maximum, with names and contact details for two referees and stating most recent salary) and a one-page covering letter detailing how your skills and experience meet our needs, what interests you about the post and what you can offer.  NYJO is committed to equal opportunities and diversity in its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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If you’d like to discuss the role in advance of applying, please phone Claire Furlong, Learning & Participation Manager on 020 7494 1733.


Applications close Monday 9th July, 5pm and interviews will be held on Wednesday 18th July.