Zest Communities Session Assistant


5 hours per week, 42 weeks per year £19,554 per annum pro rata

We are recruiting three Session Assistants to assist professional artists in delivering our Zest creative sessions for people living with dementia, their family, friends and carers.

In Zest Community sessions we connect groups to a wide range of artists to support participants’ creativity and give a voice to dementia culture. We are recruiting for the groups that take place weekly in Canterbury, Dover and Hythe. Please indicate which Zest group you are interested in applying for on your application form.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, communication skills and empathy and be a great organiser. Personal knowledge or understanding of dementia is essential, and previous arts project experience would be preferred, but above all you will be a fun-loving, caring and reliable facilitator of others, with a strong commitment to equality and diversity.

Closing date for applications is Friday 12th April.

Interviews are scheduled for the 26th and 29th April.

This role is for 42 weeks per year and is fixed term until January 2022.

For an application pack for any of these roles, please email recruitment@brightshadow.org.uk stating which job you are interested in applying for in the subject line.