Art Club Facilitator

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Can you support Mustard Tree’s Art Clubs, helping people discover new talents, achieve creative goals, and reach their artistic potential within a supportive community?

Help run one of our Art Clubs, encouraging growth and promoting self-expression.

 What you’ll be doing: Role Description

  • Provide support to Freedom Project Volunteers and members of the public as they take part in the class
  • Interact with people in a dignified, empathetic manner
  • Encouraging participants to feel part of the community
  • Aid the class lead facilitator in setting up and carrying out activities
  • Work with the Volunteering Coordinator and the Creative Programmes Manager to deliver a comprehensive, encouraging experience
  • Help maintain the cleanliness of the art suite during the session, helping keep Mustard Tree COVID secure
  • Potentially support the exhibition of the participants work, once the course has concluded

General Volunteering Duties

  • Work within health and safety guidelines and Mustard Tree policies and procedures
  • Embody Mustard Tree values and represent the charity as required

 What we’re looking for: Person Specification

Specification Essential / Desirable
Good English language ability both in written and verbal form Essential
Experience of working in a team Essential
Good interpersonal skills, possessing empathy and patience Essential
Flexible and can-do attitude – encouraging others to work to our vision and values Essential
Experience working with vulnerable adults Desirable
Experience with tutoring, supporting, or leading a workshop Desirable
A background in or passion for art, design & textiles Desirable

 Commitment

Potential to support one of our 4 Art Club sessions across the week. Please check our website for our timetable, or contact Mustard tree for a full breakdown of classes and needs.

Hours: Varies depending on class, though typically 9:45am to 12:15pm with lunch provided afterwards.

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Required Role

Art Club Facilitator

Key responsibilities

launching, leading or supporting one of our art clubs across graphic design, painting, drawing, textiles and pottery classes, Interacting with clients, Creating an accessible safe space for people to learn, have fun and get creative.

Mandatory SkillsHide[-]

  • Verbal Communication
  • Creative and design
  • Listening
  • Literacy and copywriting
  • Being Adaptable
  • Non-judgemental
  • Positive attitude
  • Practicality
  • Teaching and training
  • Team Work
  • Giving and Receiving Feedback

Desirable Skills

  • Verbal Communication
  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Event Planning
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal
  • IT, Computers and Web Skills
  • Listening
  • Literacy and copywriting
  • Negotiation and influencing
  • Being Adaptable
  • Non-judgemental
  • Numeracy
  • Office IT (Word, Excel etc)
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Practicality
  • Presentation
  • Decision Making
  • Public Speaking
  • Critical thinking and evaluation
  • Teaching and training
  • Team Work
  • Giving and Receiving Feedback
  • Time Management
  • Self Management

Skill to gain

  • Administration and Clerical
  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Event Planning
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal
  • IT, Computers and Web Skills
  • Listening
  • Literacy and copywriting
  • Being Adaptable
  • Non-judgemental
  • Office IT (Word, Excel etc)
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Practicality
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Problem solving
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Teaching and training
  • Team Work
  • Giving Feedback Sensitively
  • Time Management
  • Opportunity and Recognition
  • Self Management

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once a week

Start Date: 18-01-2021

Start Time: 09:45 AM

End Time: 12:15 PM

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Location

Oldham Rd, Manchester, UK
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