SouthWestFest is looking for a new Festival Director:
Since 2004, SouthWestFest has brought the SW1 community together in the first weeks of July to celebrate the cultural and community work taking place in this unique part of the capital. Now the Board of Trustees is seeking an experienced freelance Festival Director to lead this dynamic annual community festival, sustain past success and take it into a new phase of development.
The successful candidate will work with the Board and partner organisations to link local people to cultural and community opportunities through fun activities and engaging events for all ages.
Role – Freelance Festival Director
Contract value – £10,400
Contract period – January 2022-December 2022, renewable annually
Time commitment – One day per week on average, but weighted towards the festival events
and immediate preparation for them in early summer
Place of work – Primarily home-based/flexible with attendance at meetings in Westminster
needed on a regular basis
Reporting to – Chair and Board of Trustees
Supervising – Festival Producer and freelance staff, as required
Enhanced DBS check required
For an application pack and any queries please contact Chair of Trustees Dr Catherine Drake Wilkes on firstname.lastname@example.org
We plan to hold interviews on 23rd November.