Freelance Youth Media Facilitator with a Specialism Vlogging and Podcasting – closing 2 Nov

BNL Productions

Freelance Youth Media Facilitator with a Specialism Vlogging and B are looking for an energetic, creative and passionate person to join our freelance team of Media Youth Facilitators for a range of upcoming projects.

BNL are looking for persons with experience and knowledge of multimedia skills such as cinematography, animation, vlogging, photography and/or other media skills. We’re especially keen to hear from those with a background in vlogging and podcasting including technical aspects. Experience in teaching or training in a classroom or online setting is essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a friendly, driven and creative team with 15 years of business experience. BNL Productions are constantly growing and we are excited to invite persons that are well organised with creative project experience to apply for this role.

The Role & Responsibilities

  • As a Facilitator for BNL Productions you will be required to teach different media techniques through workshops.
  • If the workshop requires it you may have to collect and return equipment from the studio in Lurgan.
  • You may potentially have to spend some time in post-production with support from studio staff or Project Manager.
  • You may have to liaise with the client as well as the BNL Project Manager.
  • You may have to learn internal systems, as well as our policies and procedures.
  • Project work covers a range of categories and may include (is not limited to):
  • Cross community projects
  • Young people, including those at risk
  • Young people with learning, sensory and physical disabilities
  • Ethnic minorities
  • Other

Ideal requirements

  • Minimum of one years experience in a similar role
  • Teaching or youth work qualification i.e Train the Trainer or QBE
  • Media or equivalent degree or higher level qualifications
  • Clean driving license and access to a vehicle.
  • Understanding/background of the work involved in the creative processes in relation to media production
  • Experience in delivering vlogging, podcasting film making, photography and/or animation
  • Ideally have experience in delivering Peace related workshops and be able to take a neutral and positive standpoint following themes such as sectarianism, racism, drugs & alcohol, mental health etc.

Working Culture & Hours

Due to the nature of the work, there are no set working hours. A typical project might include 1 workshop or a series of workshops. Workshops might be during the daytime, evenings and/or weekends. For example, delivering 3-10 x 2.5 hour evening workshops. Some workshops may be required during a full weekend such as staying at a residential. Flexibility will be required.

BNL will usually supply you with a set of pre-prepared presentations/session plans to aid in the delivery with the group and to explain the main key aims of the workshop/s.

BNL will complete an access NI for you in advance if you do not have an updated one and supply you with a casual uniform. We will reach out to you to offer the project to see if the dates suit; this can sometimes be at short notice.

Salary: This will be a subcontractor agreement role on a freelance basis offering a competitive hourly rate, that will cover travel time (from Lurgan studio to workshop return), mileage and any other hospitality agreed in advance.

To apply

Apply via the Google form below.

Freelance Youth Media Facilitator

Closing date for applications is: 2nd november 2021

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New Belfast Community Arts Initiative trading as Community Arts Partnership is a registered charity (XR 36570) and a company limited by guarantee (Northern Ireland NI 37645).Registered with The Charity Commission as New Belfast Community Arts Initiative - NIC105169.