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 Justice in Motion are seeking 6 new Cultural Ambassadors across three UK locations to become part of our passionate team, assist us promote our upcoming show On Edge and act as a bridge between Justice in Motion and your local community. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who works in, is interested in, or is invested in Human Rights & Social Justice and/or Parkour. 

We are looking for 1 representative from each field: 

  •  Human Rights & Social Justice 
  •  The Parkour scene 

for each of our 3 UK hubs: Preston, Worthing & Ilford 

You will get trained up on the themes of the show, get to meet the incredible team and Artistic Director of Justice in Motion, and act in a pivotal role to engage your local community in vital arts & sports. 

ON EDGE is supported by Without Walls and was commissioned by Brighton Festival, and Out Theatre Festival of International Street Arts and Circus.

The project has previously been funded by Arts Council England, the Chartered Institute of Building and other commissioning partners. It is supported by the Gangmasters & Labour Abuse Authority and charity partners the Medaille Trust, Hope for Justice, The Salvation Army and Unseen.

FIXED FEE: £500 

THE ROLE

1. COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Sharing local knowledge and creating links between local community groups with Justice in Motion. Communities might include but not be limited to: Parkour groups, churches/faith-based groups, social justice groups, schools and Universities, local businesses with similar interests, ethos and/or investment opportunities, community centres. 

2. PROMOTION AND SIGNPOSTING: Encourage under-represented communities to attend our FREE show On Edge and act as an ambassador for the company and the themes of the show, including signposting audience members to local charities or organisations that support the issues raised. Training will be provided. 

3. EVALUATION: Feed into Justice in Motion’s evaluation process to aid the company enhance their presence in these UK hubs and create valuable future opportunities for the local communities. 

 

YOUR COMMITMENT

  • Attend initial briefing and information session 
  • Meet the team evening before the show 
  • Make introductions to local networks and encourage attendance at the show in your city 
  • Be present as our Cultural Ambassador on the day of the show in your city 
  • Attend a thank you and evaluation session for all our Cultural Ambassadors from each of our 3 hubs 

 

BENEFITS

One-off fee of £500 for your time, energy and commitment 

New Justice in Motion T-shirt! 

 

LOCATIONS & DATES

You will need to be available for the following dates within your chosen UK city: 

PRESTON

  • Initial briefing and information session: Thursday 9 September (4:30pm – 6pm) – online 
  • Meet the team – evening Friday 17 September – in person 
  • Attend the show as our Cultural Ambassador – Saturday 18 September (12pm – 6pm) -in person 

WORTHING

  • Initial briefing and information session: Wednesday 15 September – online 
  • Meet the team – evening Friday 24 September – in person 
  • Attend the show as our Cultural Ambassador – Saturday 25 September (12pm – 6pm) – in person 

ILFORD

  • Initial briefing and information session: Tuesday 21 September – online 
  • Meet the team – evening Friday 15 October – in person 
  • Attend the show as our Cultural Ambassador – Saturday 16 October (12pm – 6pm) – in person 

 

CONTACT
To apply, please send us a short expression of interest (no more than 1 A4 page) outlining the following: 

1. why you would like to be a cultural ambassador for Justice in Motion 

2. how you are embedded and/or connected to the local community 

3. your interest and/or passion for Social Justice and/or the Parkour scene 

by email titled: (Your Name) Justice in Motion Cultural Ambassador Application to emma.dunstan@hotmail.com

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

FOR PRESTON we need to receive your application by 12pm (midday) Wednesday 8 September 2021

FOR WORTHING we need to receive your application by 6pm Friday 10 September 2021

FOR ILFORD we need to receive your application by 6pm Friday 17 September 2021

 

Thanks and we look forward to hearing from you!