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Jobs: Living Voices Scotland Project Co-ordinator

Date Posted:

(09 May 2012)

The Scottish Poetry Library and the Scottish Storytelling Centre seek a Project Co-ordinator for exciting pilot project, Living Voices.

LIVING VOICES: Scotland Project Co-ordinator
Full-time, fixed term (2 years)
£23,000 pa
Closing date: 5pm, Monday 21 May 2012
 
The Scottish Poetry Library and the Scottish Storytelling Centre are developing a pilot programme to deliver sessions of storytelling, poetry and song to engage and stimulate groups of elderly people, particularly in carehomes.
 
They have been granted project funding by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation, the Baring Foundation and Creative Scotland, and are seeking an outstanding project co-ordinator to set up the project, co-ordinate delivery of monthly sessions over 12 months, and manage the completion of evaluation at the end of the pilot period. This will be a full-time 18-month post, based in Edinburgh.
 
To apply, download full job description and background documents at www.scottishpoetrylibrary.org.uk/about/jobs-opportunities, or email reception@spl.org.uk or call the Scottish Poetry Library on 0131 557 2876, leaving your name, address and contact phone number.