Station House Media Unit
Station House Media Unit

Charity registered in Scotland SC034211

shmu (Station House Media Unit), at the forefront of community media development in the UK, operates across the regeneration areas of Aberdeen and with other disadvantaged and vulnerable individuals and groups across the North East of Scotland.

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Community TV Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £26,371 – £29,070
  • Aberdeen
  • Closing 25th October 2020

shmu (Station House Media Unit), at the forefront of community media development in the UK, operates across the regeneration areas of Aberdeen, and with other disadvantaged and vulnerable individuals and groups across the North East of Scotland.

Having completed a £1.5m transformation of the building’s HQ in Woodside, Aberdeen, creating a visionary creative media hub for the region, and having undergone a strategic and organisational review, we are looking for exceptional, innovative, community minded individuals to join our team.

We are recruiting a Community TV Development Worker for shmu – a fantastic new job opportunity in the North East that will realise our organisation’s ambition to establish our own Community TV platform.

Background

Funding secured from the Scottish Government’s Investing in Communities Fund has allowed our organisation to complement and enhance our existing programme of work, allowing us to realise our ambition to establish a Community TV platform; creating an exciting and engaging new platform, and an outlet for individuals to express themselves positively about issues that they feel passionately about.

In addition to creating content for our own community streaming channel, this exciting new initiative will also support community volunteers to produce moving image content for community websites, being developed as part of our Connected Communities project; building community websites for all 8 of the regeneration areas of the Aberdeen.

The Post

As a key member of our Film & TV Team, you will develop, implement and report on all operational areas of the new Community TV initiative for the organisation.

You will also support the implementation and delivery of learning opportunities and training courses in moving image education, TV and filmmaking across the organisation, including support the Film & TV Team in the delivery, moderation and assessment for our accredited moving image education, TV and filmmaking courses.

You will also play a key role in the development and implementation of the organisation’s Live Streaming Service, providing an ethical and cost-effective video streaming service for cultural and community organisations across the North East

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