Guitar Tutor – Ancoats

Overview

Mustard Tree aims to combat poverty and create life transforming opportunities for people who are homeless or are at risk of becoming homeless.

 

Role Purpose

To lead and facilitate beginners and intermediate/advanced guitar workshops for Freedom Project volunteers, enabling them to explore new talents and achieve creative goals within a supportive community.

Role Title: Guitar Lead Facilitator
Responsible to: Creative Projects Coordinator
Volunteering hours: One session per week, to be agreed

 

What you’ll be doing: Role Description

  • Lead and facilitate beginner’s and intermediate/advanced guitar lessons.
  • Provide support to Freedom Project Volunteers and guests as they learn new skills.
  • To participate in performances and events of Mustard Tree participants/Freedom Project Volunteers’ and guests’ work as required.
  • Research and organise events alongside Creative Programmes coordinator.
  • Ensure the creative programmes areas clean and organised.

General Volunteering Duties

  • Work within health & safety guidelines and Mustard Tree policies and procedures
  • Embody Mustard values and represent the charity as required
  • Support Freedom Project volunteers and service users to feel part of the community

What we’re looking for: Person Specification

Specification Essential / Desirable
Enjoys working and building relationships with a range of people from different backgrounds Essential
Good communication with staff, volunteers and guests Essential
Experience in leading and facilitating guitar workshops Essential
A passion for music and supporting others as they develop their own passion and skills Essential
Able to provide structure to sessions, while also being able to work flexibly according to group needs Essential
Flexible and can-do attitude – encouraging others to work to our vision and values Essential
Competent guitar player Essential
Experience in working with vulnerable adults Essential

If this sounds like you, please get in touch using our Friend Of MT Application Form and contact volunteering@mustardtree.org.uk so that we can find out a bit more about you, your skills, and interests.

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