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Norwich Passion Play Co-ordinator needed

Celebrate Norfolk requires an organised and enthusiastic co-ordinator to help it deliver on a seven-month project to stage a professional free Passion Play in Norwich city centre at Easter 2022.

The project involves the professional Christian theatre company Saltmine, a core team from Celebrate Norfolk, church leaders and volunteer actors, singers, musicians, stewards, PA team and prayer partners.

Hours: Four hours a week for three months, then seven hours a week for four months (from Jan 1). Flexible timings but must be able to attend team and external meetings, mostly in Norwich.

Salary: £12 per hour on a self-employed contract basis.

Location: Can work from home or from an office pod in St Stephen’s Church in Norwich.

Needs to provide own laptop, comms and transport as required. A £10 a month contribution towards costs will be made.

To help co-ordinate, organise and administrate the project in conjunction with the Celebrate Norfolk Passion Play core project team, led by Keith Morris and Rev Madeline Light. To lead in-team comms/co-ordination and contacts with external agencies and volunteers. A small amount of fund-raising is required, though most of the funds have already been secured.

Required attributes:

  • Must share the vision to bring a professional Passion Play to the streets of Norwich at Easter 2022.
  • Must be a self-starter, able to work on own initiative.
  • Must be very well organised with an eye for detail.
  • Must be able to work with church leaders, volunteers, local officials where necessary (such as from City Council, Police, churches, The Forum) and Saltmine Theatre staff.
  • Ideally will have a wide range of contacts within the Norwich Christian community.
  • Experienced in using a computer, including word processing, spreadsheets, email etc.

To apply: Please send an email with a short statement as to why you want to get involved, your availability and what relevant attributes and experience you have, along with a short CV and details of church membership (if any), to admin@celebratenorfolk.co.uk

For an informal chat ring Keith Morris on 07712 787762.

Start date: asap

Closing date for applications: Friday September 17.

Click here to read more about the Norwich Passion Play.


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