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NXT Creatives Traineeship – Programme mentor

Vacancy title: NXT Creatives Traineeship – Programme mentor

Vacancy type: Part-time

Salary: £50 per week

Duration: 14 Weeks

Start date: Nov 2019

Location: LONDON

Main Description
NXT CREATIVES is a creative programme, taking place on evenings, weekends and school holidays to enable young people access to high quality, creative activities that are free of charge and support development and growth of the local community. It’s fast paced and fast moving and we seek out dynamic partnerships to enhance and diversify our offer.

Our vision and mission

We believe:

• In delivering high quality provision

• In young people’s potential to thrive and flourish in a modern economy

• That every young person should grow up safely with equal access to opportunities

We are:

• Rigorous in ensuring good standards by hiring industry professionals

• Committed to the inclusivity of diverse backgrounds within our teaching team and within the community

• Driven to provide young people with access to relevant cultural programmes

We pride ourselves on delivering an evidenced based programme and keep young people at the heart of its design.

Entry requirements
NXT Creatives are looking for a mentor to support young people in their local community.

The role will involve working across out NXT programmes, running and delivering workshops / sessions for young people that are relevant and engaging. The role is suited to someone who is confident with project co’ordination, but also has a strong interest in engaging and inspiring young people to achieve positive outcomes.

You will have the chance to think creatively and implement new ideas, whilst learning directly from the project manager.

A large part of the role will involve marketing the projects we have on offer and communicating with relevant stakeholders.

Skills Required
In order to apply for this, post you will need: –

Experience or passion engaging with young people
Confident / interest in running group sessions
To be dynamic, creative, energetic, positive, and willing to communicate ideas appropriately
A target driven individual who understands the importance of reaching TEAM targets
An individual who is willing go above and beyond
A team player who will support a team as well as gain support
A person who is interested in networking and is talkative and outgoing
Someone who is a people person and finds it easy to make and maintain professional working relationships.
In addition, you will be providing communications and project support to other activities, such as our weekly and half term workshops. co-ordinating events and training, and assisting with our organisational admin. This traineeship involves delivering workshop, services and administration

Personal Qualities
Hard working

Passionate about creative projects

Passionate about supporting young people

Reliable

Willing to work on weekend projects (you will be given this time back)

If you have a skill in Audio Production / Graphic design / Filming, or other creative skills we would love to hear from you!

Qualifications taken
Project management

Skills development

Employer Description
NXT CREATIVES offers 10 to 18 year olds, free creative activities in performing arts, fashion, gaming, coding & more. Come along, make new friends & boost your confidence & creative future!