Youth Music

Grants & Learning Officers

Salary: Circa £30k
Contract: Permanent, Full time (37.5 hours per week)
Location: Bermondsey SE1, London

We’re seeking two highly motivated Grants & Learning Officers to join Youth Music the UK’s largest young people’s music charity and manage a diverse grants portfolio of innovative music-making projects.

You will have a broad understanding of some or all of these key areas; children and young people and their engagement with music, equality diversity and inclusion, learning and participation, and challenges currently facing third sector organisations. Working within our Grants and Learning Team you’ll play a key role in shaping and influencing how music education is delivered to children and young people, ensuring that it is inclusive, accessible, high quality and relevant. It will involve managing a variety of relationships with Youth Music grantholders across a set of assigned regions, helping to shape our strategy locally and nationally, and contributing to the design of our funding programmes and evaluation activities.

Day-to-day the role will include supporting applicants and grantholders, making funding recommendations, analysing reports and monitoring performance against funding agreements. Understanding of qualitative or quantative  research in particular would be an asset to the range of experience within the team. As well as managing your assigned portfolio you’ll be liaising with a wide range of other stakeholders including AMIE organisations, Arts Council Relationship Managers, ‘Bridge’ organisations, Music Education Hubs, Local Authorities and specialists linked to our funding priorities, such as the National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance.

To Apply:

Please download further information about this role and how to apply from our website here.

Closing date: Monday 29 July, 10am