Fun Palaces Ambassador

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Part time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 10 January, 2022 - 09:00
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
Sage Gateshead

Sage Gateshead is an international music centre with two auditoriums and a rehearsal space all with world class acoustics, a 25 room Music Education Centre, bars, restaurant, café, shop and public space creating a ‘town square’ for anyone to enjoy for free. We are for audiences, for artists, for the North and for the long-term. Everything we do is guided by our values: Creative, Diverse, Focused, Leading, Responsible.

Sage Gateshead are delighted to be partnering with Fun Palaces and to host the Fun Palaces’ Ambassador. This is a positive relationship, which will support communities to realise change in their locale from the grassroots, raising aspiration and ambition through empowering individuals and supporting partnerships and profiling the value of cultural participation as an essential part of a healthy society. The Ambassador role is a great opportunity for a someone to play an early role in a growing campaign that has the potential to make a real difference to the people and places of Gateshead.

The Ambassador will work in Gateshead, creating and growing relationships with communities and organisations, building partnerships and supporting people to become local cultural leaders. Their main aim will be to celebrate the creativity and culture of all local people, and champion the value of cultural participation as an essential part of a healthy, happy and more cohesive society.


To find out more about the role please view our recruitment pack available on the Sage Gateshead website.


We recognise and understand the importance of diversity and inclusion. You will be welcomed at Sage Gateshead and will find an inclusive environment where different views and experiences are valued, and everyone is able to be themselves.

We welcome all candidates, and it is our policy that all applicants and employees receive equal treatment irrespective of sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status or civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity or gender reassignment.


How to Apply

Applications should be made on a North Music Trust online application form available on the Sage Gateshead website. Please let us know if you need any adjustments or support to apply for this role. We will consider any reasonable adjustments that you may need if you are successful in being appointed to this role.


We want to make it as easy as possible for everyone to shine during our application process. Please submit any one of the following as part of your application:

• Letter (written document) that is no longer than 500 words.

• Video that is no longer than three minutes,

• Voice Recording that is no longer than three minutes,

• Presentation of no more than 6 slides and 500 words.


Please only submit one of the options, as only one will be sent to the panel. Everyone will be treated equally regardless of how they choose to apply.

If you have any queries about your application please contact

The role holder will be subject to an enhanced check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Completed applications should be returned no later than 9am on Monday 10th January 2022.