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Pavilion Dance South West
Wellbeing Practitioner SHIFT Dance Programme
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: Freelance contract fee: £3,006
Deadline: 12 August 2024
Interview Date: Monday 19 August 2024
We are looking for someone who is passionate about mental health and wellbeing and has experience working with young people to be the Wellbeing Practitioner for SHIFT Dance.

SHIFT Dance is an 8-week intervention youth dance & wellbeing programme for young people aged 11-14 that uses movement and wellbeing tools to support participants to increase their self-esteem and sense of belonging.

The Wellbeing Practitioner will work closely with Wellbeing Producer Lisa Lort and collaborate with the SHIFT Dance Artist to co-design and deliver the programme, combining wellbeing tools and movement skills to nurture young people and their wellbeing.

This contract will cover three SHIFT Dance programmes at Bourne Academy over the 2024/25 academic year.

We actively encourage practitioners with different ideas, stories, and backgrounds to apply. If you have any questions or would like to have an informal chat please contact Lisa Lort, Wellbeing Producer:

How to Apply

Please email your CV alongside a cover letter no longer than two pages or a 3-minute video / voice note to with the subject title ‘SHIFT Dance Wellbeing Practitioner.’

Deadline for applications: 12 noon Monday 12 August 2024.

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted week beginning 12 August 2024.

Shortlisted applicants will invited to interview on Monday 19 August 2024.

We look forward to hearing from you!