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Volunteer Opportunity with Wriggle
Wriggle Dance Theatre are looking for 4 volunteers to assist in the delivery of a dance and movement project for Early Years and families in South Northamptonshire running between Nov 2019 – March 2020. Funded by the London Marathon Charitable Trust, ‘Creative communities, Dance for Wellbeing’ is a health and wellbeing project aimed at families with pre-school children living in South Northamptonshire who find it difficult to access high quality arts activities locally and experience a sense of isolation due the rural disadvantages of the district.
Duties will include;
Shadow and support the session leaders in the delivery of the project over 10 weeks, with opportunities to input into the planning process and assist in the end of project sharing. Other duties may include helping with collecting monitoring information and taking video/photos of the project. They will also support the company at the 4 performances, assisting with setting up, liaising with library staff and helping to elicit feedback and evaluation from audience members. Volunteers will also be invited to attend a professional development training day aimed at early years practitioners / dance artists who would like to gain practical skills and ideas in delivering creative dance and movement for families.
This is an exciting and valuable professional development opportunity suitable for performing arts/dance students, recent graduates or those working in Early Years provision wishing to gain expertise in delivering creative movement sessions.
Please send a covering letter explaining why you would like this opportunity and highlighting any relevant experience.
Deadline for applications: 5pm on 20th November 2019
Please see attached brief for full details