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Faculty of Music

 

The Faculty of Music is seeking to appoint a part-time (0.4FTE) Outreach & Events Coordinator to deliver a range of widening participation, student recruitment and public engagement activity. The successful candidate will have experience of designing, planning and managing events, ideally in the field of music, as well as experience of writing publicity materials and/or reports which effectively communicate key messages.

At the heart of a vast network of musical study, research and practice, the Faculty of Music is made up of 21 academic and research staff, 20 affiliated lecturers and 17 support staff who work with around 200 undergraduates and 75 graduate students. As a world-leading centre of research the Faculty includes specialists in medieval and renaissance music, early modern music, nineteenth-century music, opera, popular music, ethnomusicology, performance studies, composition, and scientific approaches to music. The Faculty hosts the Cambridge Centre for Musical Performance Studies (CMPS) and the Centre for Music and Science (CMS). The Faculty facilities include a fully professional concert hall, a music library, a purpose-built studio and music computing facilities, as well as an impressive collection of historical instruments and a Javanese gamelan.

The successful candidate will work with academic colleagues to facilitate a variety of activities including online and in-person taster sessions, exhibitions, performances and digital resources. They will also work directly with schools and young people to actively promote the world-class learning opportunities for music at Cambridge through a combination of recruitment events and more specific activity to target the needs of key groups.

Further information about our programme is available from www.mus.cam.ac.uk/applicants/undergraduate/events-for-students

This post is fixed-term for 12 months or the return of the post holder, whichever is the earlier.

Please follow this link to apply online: https://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/29393/