THE CHARLES CAUSLEY FESTIVAL, LAUNCESTON, CORNWALL
This position is funded by Arts Council England
Job Title: Charles Causley Festival Organiser
Location: Home based, within easy reach of Launceston. Ad hoc office facilities will be available at the Launceston Town Council offices and/or the Launceston TIC
Responsible to: Chairman and Committee, Charles Causley Festival Association.
Fee: £14 per hour. Payment will be made in monthly equal instalments in arrears. Please note this role is freelance and therefore the fee/stipend is considered to be taxable income by the Inland Revenue and you will be responsible for declaring and accounting for it.
Hours of work: Fixed term: 10 hours per week from March 2015 to 31 August 2016. The hours are flexible, some weeks may require more hours, some less. If the postholder is successful in raising additional funding the term may be extended.
Working Arrangements The Organiser will manage their own hours. Some evening and weekend work will be required, especially during the Festival.
Leave: The postholder will be self-employed and no paid leave is applicable.
Travel: The post may require occasional travel within Cornwall and the south west. Travel expenses at .45p a mile will be paid. You will need to live in or near Launceston, at least within commutable distance, as local relations and good communications are vital. Public transport is poor so it would be desirable for the postholder to hold a clean driving licence and have their own vehicle.
To apply please send a letter stating how you meet the criteria for the role, and your CV, to Rita Skinner, Secretary, Charles Causley Festival, Town Hall, Western Road, Launceston, Cornwall PL15 7AR or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with Festival Organiser and your name in the subject line.