Soundmix are looking for energetic volunteers able to play the guitar and/or drums, to help us with the delivery of our musical projects across London. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Soundmix delivers music workshops to
young refugees and asylum seekers living in London. Many of the young people we work with are
separated children who are living with foster families and in some
circumstances homeless. We have found
that music provides a much-needed headspace from the stress they experience in
their day to day lives.
1-2 hrs a week
Duties and responsibilities
in facilitating creative music workshops for young refugees.
the young people on an instrument, 1-2-1 or small group basis
the tutors in setting up equipment for the workshop
young people have the support they need during the workshop
the young people to be involved
participants to write lyrics/create melodies on their instruments
new ideas for workshops/projects
training suitable to your role.
to gain experience with young refugees and asylum seekers
musical teaching skills
music in a therapeutic way/community setting
costs will be covered
experience in creative project planning
to play the guitar and/or drums
working with young people
another language particularly Farsi, Arabic, Pashto, Albanian.
more than one musical instrument
working with young refugees
- Experience/knowledge of a variety of
Please send a covering letter and CV
to Sasha Leacock (Project Manager): firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline: Monday 24th November 2017