Cultural Events Coordinator

Cultural Events Coordinator
Employer: Glasgow Science Centre
Salary: £25,286 - £28,697
Location: Glasgow

Glasgow Science Centre (GSC) is excited to be embarking on an ambitious project ‘Connect’ which will open new doors and build relevant pathways to learning for Glasgow’s diverse and broad population; positioning GSC as an essential part of the city’s cultural life and as a powerful advocate for personal advancement and scientific enterprise.

Connect is a transformational change programme that will bring greater inclusion and diversity into the core of GSC’s strategy, practices and actions. Underpinned and driven by a programme of organisational change which will challenge entrenched thinking, shift perceptions and help catalyse change. Connect will deliver:

• an enhanced Community Learning and Development (CLD) programme;
• an ongoing programme of inclusive cultural science events;
• transformation of GSC’s built environment;
• new exhibits promoting GSC’s unique philosophy for accessible science communication.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a creative thinker to join the team in the exciting role of Cultural Events Coordinator. This role is advertised on a full-time basis (based on 37.5 hours) on a fixed term contract to 31st December 2021 (with the intention to become permanent subject to funding) on an annual salary of £25,286 - £28,697.

The post holder will use creative and innovative thinking to assist with the development of an ongoing programme of science cultural events for education, family, adult and community audiences ensuring they have interesting, current and relevant content and can be delivered in an entertaining, effective and professional manner that inspire, challenge and engage all audiences.

The ideal candidate will have a degree level qualification or previous experience and proven track record in the development and delivery of events; experience of working with external partners and ability to motivate others through excellent communication and presentation skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join GSC at a very exiciting time as we embark upon the Connect project! To find out more about the role and how to apply then please view the Job section of the GSC website where you will find details of the full job description and application form available to view and download.

Closing date for applications is Friday 1st February 2019 at Noon

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