Programme Coordinator

  • The Art School
  • Glasgow, UK
  • Aug 13, 2019
Full time Charity Event management Programmer

Job Description

Salary: £20,910 (subject to review)

Reporting to: General Manager

Contract: Full Time, 40hrs, Permanent (Some non-standard working hours will be required.

Probation: 3 months

Holidays: 28 days. NB public holidays are viewed as normal working days.

The Art School is a student and artist led venue in Glasgow. We are the trading subsidiary of the Glasgow School of Art’s Students’ Association (GSASA), a registered charity that operates as a representative body for students at The Glasgow School of Art (GSA), advocating for their interests and welfare. 

We are currently recruiting for a Programme Coordinator who will be responsible for the maintenance of a commercially viable arts and music programme, and the implementation of appropriate communication strategies. They will be expected to work in close conjunction with the elected Events Convenor, Glasgow School of Art students, and The Art School operational team.

The ideal candidate will need to ensure that the venue’s programme is in the interest of its members; encompassing a wide variety of arts and music events, including club nights and gigs. They will be expected to build and foster existing relationships with external partners including, promoters and organisations that embody the ethos of The Art School.

Applicants should have a particular interest in continuing a history of prioritising artists who push boundaries and resonate with the politics of a venue which strives to make everybody feel comfortable and welcome, and which has an on-going and self-critical commitment to accessibility, safe(r) spaces and actively opposing all forms of discrimination. 

For further information, download the Job Description here or visit

To apply please submit:

  • A cover letter, max 2 pages of A4 outlining your suitability for the role.
  • A CV, including names and contact details of two referees.

Applications should be submitted by email.

Deadline for applications is 10am on Monday 26th August 2019

Interviews will be held on the week commencing 26th August 2019

Expected Start Date: September 2019