We’re hiring: Music Co-ordinator / Administration Assistant

Music Co-ordinator / Administration Assistant C.E. Scheme

WHAT wishes to appoint a Music Co-ordinator / Administration Assistant C.E. Scheme to co-ordinate its Healing Sounds and Iontas Arts & Mental Health programmes.

For a full job description, see https://www.jobsireland.ie/en-US/job-Details?id=2124878

WHAT is Ireland’s leading arts and health programme and brings arts experiences to the bedside of patients at University Hospital Waterford (UHW) and other healthcare settings. Music is at the heart of the work of WHAT and this is a great opportunity for a person interested in music to gain valuable experience in this growing area. Applicants must be eligible for Community Employment.

The role of the Music Co-ordinator/Administration Assistant involves working with and supporting the WHAT panel of musicians who deliver the Healing Sounds programme at UHW and the Iontas Arts and Mental Health programme at a number of settings in the wider Waterford community.

Established in 1993, WHAT provides opportunities for patients at University Hospital Waterford and other healthcare settings to experience the arts through music, visual art and creative writing initiatives. WHAT believes that the arts contribute to the wellbeing and vitality of society and that engaging with the arts stimulates the participant’s sense of identity and creativity. WHAT supports the development of arts and health in Ireland and manages the national website www.artsandhealth.ie

Application Details

Please note: Applicants must be eligible for Community Employment (typically in receipt of a social welfare payment for 12 months).

To apply: please email derek@garterlane.ie with your letter of application and an up to date CV.

Closing date: 4pm on Friday 4th of October 2019