Sound Cycle , Logo, Borders Youth Music ForumSound Cycle – Media Assistant

Role: Social Media Assistant (Sound Cycle)
Hours: 4 hours per week (£8.75 per hour)
Fixed Term to 31st March 2020
Base: Langlee Complex, Galashiels, TD1 2LP

YouthBorders is recruiting a Social Media Assistant for our Sound Cycle initiative.  Sound Cycle aims to connect young people with musicians to explore the impact of music on their life, skills, and wellbeing. You’ll be helping promote our workshops, recordings and concerts.

We need a talented individual to join our team, with excellent communication skills and good attention to detail.  They will be responsible for producing online/social media content that will inform young people, community members, stakeholders and partners about new opportunities, events, and experiences associated with Sound Cycle and YouthBorders.  The content produced will be a key way of promoting the youth music scene in the Scottish Borders.

This is a fixed term position, ending on 31st March 2020.  The post is funded by Cashback for Creativity.  The post is based at Langlee Centre, Galashiels, TD1 2LP.  The post is for 4 hours per week – to be worked as 2 x 2 hour sessions.  The rate of pay is £8.75 per hour. 

About Youth Borders:

Youth Borders aims to be a best practice and innovative membership organisation, supporting and promoting good quality youth work and empowering young people to be resilient and have a voice in the Scottish Borders. Youth Borders is an Investors in Young People Gold employer, and has been awarded the LGBT Foundations Charter mark.  We are an inclusive organisation and committed to our Equalities duties.

CLOSING DATE – 12 noon, Wednesday 5th June 2019
INTERVIEWS – evening, Tuesday 11th June 2019

For more information about Sound Cycle visit www.soundcycle.org

For informal enquiries please email susan@youthborders.org.uk