Sage Gateshead

Contemporary Music Programme Coordinator

Reports to: Contemporary Music Programme Manager
Location: Sage Gateshead
Working hours: 18 hours per week
Salary: SCP 22 – 26, £21,985 – £24,892 pro rata, per annum

About Sage Gateshead

We are an international music centre based on the banks of the River Tyne. We are a unique venue where artists from across the world perform and audiences from a wide range of backgrounds come to hear, make, and enjoy all types of music.

We support local people to be creative, to develop a passion for music and put music at the heart of communities. Our artist development programme provides local artists with the opportunities they need to develop a career in music. We support young people to make music in our building and in the wider community through programmes such as In Harmony Newcastle Gateshead.

We believe our work makes life better for people in the North East. We’re building a creative, diverse, and passionate team and that’s where you come in…

About you

Are you self-motivated, happy working in a team environment and flexible enough to adapt to a changing environment? If this sounds like you, here are some specific types of experience that will help you hit the ground running.

About the role of Contemporary Music Programme Coordinator at Sage Gateshead

The purpose of this role is to work with the Contemporary Music programme team in the planning, coordination, and day to day operations of Sage Gateshead’s Contemporary Music performance programme. The Coordinator will contribute to programme planning, coordinate and run individual shows.

They will also support the Contemporary Programme Manager, Head of Contemporary Music and the Contemporary Music Senior Producer.

The Contemporary Music Coordinator will make sure all Contemporary Music events run smoothly at Sage Gateshead from point of contract to completion, providing efficient operations and onsite artist liaison.

If you’re not a perfect match for the job description and criteria, we encourage you to apply anyway. We are more interested in your determination, positivity, and willingness to get stuck in.

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Deadline for applications: 27th February 2023