Culture and Leisure

Ref No R/02/67 AP5 £21,537 - £23,460

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forms is Friday 9 August 2002.


Senior Arts Development Officer

Location: Assembly Rooms, George Street

Edinburgh is a capital city with an international cultural and sporting profile.

The quality of the City's cultural and leisure services and their future development are of paramount importance to the Council. These activities play an essential part in enhancing the quality of life and personal well being of the people of Edinburgh. The Council also recognises the importance of cultural tourism in contributing to the economic development of the City.

The Culture and Leisure Department now wish to appoint an experienced Senior Arts Development Officer to assist with the development and implementation of the city's cultural policy. The postholder should have a degree level qualification or relevant experience and will be involved in the development and implementation of cultural policy. artform strategies as well as the assessment. monitoring and evaluation of grant aided organisations. Experience of operating performing arts venues would

The successful candidate will have experience of working in an arts based environment and have an excellent track record in project development. management, negotiation skills. consultation and community development initiatives. Experience of managing budgets and monitoring expenditure is essential. as are excellent communication and administrative skills.

Applicants must have the ability to collate and disseminate information. prepare reports for senior management. represent the Council when liaising with funded and non funded organisations. prioritise and organise workload

The postholder must have a sound knowledge and an awareness of funding in the Arts. and knowledge of the needs of the independent and voluntary arts sector. An awareness of the Council's Equal Opportunities Policy and a commitment to work flexibly including evenings and weekends is essential. Experience of managing and supervising staff. identifying training and development needs and the ability to create good team relations is

For further information and an application form, please contact Administration Section, Department of Culture and Leisure, 23 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 386, telephone 0131 529 7837.

The closing date for receipt of completed application



£18,878 - £20,897 Ref: ELS/E/135/02

Renfrewshire Arts seeks to appoint an experienced arts worker based at Paisley Town Hall to head up Satellite Theatre Company a performing arts project aimed at young peOple from P6-SZ. The out of school hours project. offers taster sessions. skills workshops and rehearsals in performing arts and other supporting art form.

You will plan and lead creative activities, liaise with partner school and agencies. ensure the highest standards of care for participants, identify and manage sessional staff, manage budgets and continually monitor the success of the project.

Three years experience of managing a performing arts based project for young people, a proven commitment to delivering arts activities within an education environment, self motivation and flexibility are essential.

This post is temporary until September 2004.

For application packs and further information, please contact our Call Centre on 0141 840 3477 between the hours 9.00am and 8.00pm Monday to Friday.

Closing date: 22 July 2002.

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Booksellers required

Ottakarfs Bookstores Plc have recently acquired the George Street branch of James Thin the Booksellers and followrng an (‘KICTTSIVC refurbishment throughout July will be reopening in August at the

The store vnll be a b,‘.iOOsq.ft "lifestyle" store with an extensive range of books, newspapers and magasines, with a large coffee shop. We are looking to recruit full and part time booksellers and retailing staff to work on both the txmkselling floors and front of store

if you have a passron for books and want to work in the newest, most exciting of bookselling envrronments to arrive in Edinburgh. then application forms can be obtamed from:

Debbie Orcheston-Findlay, Personnel Officer, Rougemont House, Manor Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1LY Tel: 01722 428500

If you are interested in applying for nex-xspaper and magazine posts. then general retailing experience IS desirable for this fast-paced

Please apply to Rona Robinson on rMobiler 07901 815158

Closing date for all applications is July 25th 2002

Box Office Manager

We are looking for someone to manage our busy box office team. Ideally you will be experienced with the Wembley Ticketing System and will have a minimum of IS months' supervisory experience. Sound financial and administrative skills are essential. as is the ability to promote excellent standards of customer care to the company's wide range of clients.

Apply with CV and covering letter to:


or email

Job descriptions available from the above address, or call OI3I 668 3456.

Closing date for application Friday l9 July 2002

Actors Male and Female \Vantcd lot Rapturc 'I’hcatrc's Autumn tour of “Your Turn To ('lcan 'I'hc Stair" by Rona Munro. (’Vs lo l3 Waverly. liast Kilhridc (174 RH". “One of the finest little theatre companies in Scotland.” (Daily Mail)

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hours pcr tnonlh troubleshooting for small TV company. Send CV to Hilary at Pirate Productions, PO Box 25228, Glasgow G3 6WT

promoting and developing performing arts for children in Scotland

seeks to appoint an ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT salary 04,500 pa. To work as part of a small team providing financial and administrative support

For Job Description and Application Form please call 0|3| 225 8050 or email

Closing date for applications is l5 July 2002


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Nice’n’SIeazy require a creative. enthusiastic and motivated individual to assist thc manager with the daily running of a busy city ccntrc calc-har-music vcnuc. This position is full time and previous cxpcricncc and references arc ncccssary. Please send CV and photograph to: Glenda Nugent, c/o Kooks Restaurant, 1355 Argyll Street, Glasgow G3 BAD.

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