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Creative Leader

Closing date: 24/09/2021

Reference: REQ103110

22.2 hours / Fixed-Term

24,982 - 27,041 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

A Creative Leader is needed to co-ordinate and lead Gorwel a Gwreiddiau, a cultural, arts project with Theatr Felinfach and Cered, Menter Iaith Ceredigion.

Are you a creative, self-motivated person with a passion for culture, language, heritage and creativity? Do you have skills and experience of working with businesses, communities, individuals and groups? Do you have the confidence to pull people together to work together in a creative process and work towards creating an exciting product for the whole of Ceredigion? Do you have oral, written and reading skills in English and Welsh (Alte Level 5, 4, 4 in English and Welsh)

This post was funded through the Welsh Government’s Rural Communities Program – Rural Development Program 2014-2020, which is funded by the Welsh Government and the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to extend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Schools and Culture

We offer appropriate challenge and support to our schools, to help them deliver first class education to all pupils, across the age and ability range. Our primary functions are as follows: 

  • School Improvement: Leadership; Support and Challenge, Teaching and Learning; Digital Literacy; Literacy and Numeracy; Welsh in Education
  • Additional Learning Needs: Provision for pupils with Additional Learning Needs, Inclusion; Attendance; Educational Psychology
  • Pupil Wellbeing:Counselling; Welfare; Anti-Bullying, Pupil Voice
  • Education Governance: Data ; Governor Support, Policy support
  • School Admissions
  • Culture: Music Service; Cered; Felinfach Theatre; Museum
  • Infrastructure and Resources: Planning School Places; Modernisation and Twenty First Century Schools Programme; Buildings; Grants
  • Catering: Day Centres; Primary Schools; Residential homes.
  • Childcare Unit: Childcare Sufficiency Assessment; Childcare & Play Grant; Childcare Offer; Out of School (After School Clubs and Holiday Playschemes); Day Nursery, Cylch/Playgroup & Childminder business support and staff training
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