Opportunity: Youth and Communities Engagement Intern

sound is offering a paid year-long part-time internship for a young graduate musician interested in developing their skills in managing and running learning and participation events and workshops, and gaining experience working in the arts. 

sound is a new music incubator based in North-East Scotland, encouraging new music creation and discovery. We run the annual soundfestival, as well as year-round activity supporting a wide range of composers, engaging with local communities and providing educational opportunities.

The chosen candidate will work closely with, and be supported by, all members of the sound team and play a critical role in delivery of our communities and participation programme. As it is a hands-on job, we are looking for someone living in and already familiar with North East Scotland.

Please note that we are committed to equal opportunities & developing diversity in our organisation. In particular we would welcome applications from D/deaf, disabled, gender reassigned, minority ethnic and LGBTIQA+ candidates.

We aim to have the Youth and Communities Engagement Intern in place by early April 2024.

This is a 0.5 post and will be remunerated at £21,840 pro rata.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter explaining why you think you are suitable for the role and your motivation to with the subject title ‘Youth and Communities Engagement Intern’.

A full job description is available here

Deadline for applications: 1st April 2024.

Interviews will take place on 4th April 2024.

We require all candidates to have a right to work in the UK.