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Freelance Marketing and Admin Coordinator

We are looking to appoint a freelance communications specialist to support our summer festivals

  • Are you a wizz on a website?

  • Can you write engaging copy?

  • Do you have some experience of Press and PR?

  • Do you excel at excel?

  • Are you ambitious about admin?

  • Do you want to work in the heart of communities?

We would love to hear from you!

We are looking for someone to join our team on a freelance basis (possible extension subject to funding).

This post is approx. 1 day per week. Approx. 8 - 10 days from End of April / beginning of May until mid July.

Fee £130 - £160 per day. depending on experience.

Core elements of the role

  • Writing press and communications for our summer festivals - All the World's Our Playground Festival and Frome's Theatre Playground

  • Support MTS to achieve some high-level coverage in quarterly magazines, local media and arts publications

  • Ensuring young people's voices and ideas are highlighted in our marketing and communications

  • Designing MTS social media content

  • Supporting with design and branding for our summer festivals

  • Supporting with newsletters and communications

  • Supporting with booking and admin processes

  • Updating the website and liaising with companies to ensure up to date copy.

This role is open to a more experienced communications enthusiast or to someone who can write amazing copy and wants to develop their skills and work as part of a fun and creative team!

This is an exciting time to join Make the Sunshine as we embark on the five year anniversary of All the World's Our Playground Festival with an incredible programme of national and international theatre companies.

If you would like to have a chat about the role you can call Louise on 07834 039 030 or email

To apply please just send us either a 2min video about why you are right for the role or one side of A4 and a CV about your experience. We look forward to hearing from you!

Deadline 16 April 2024, 9am

Vacancies - Volunteers

We are always looking for new volunteers to support our work. In particular we are looking for:

  • Stewards to support with community events

  • Volunteers to support ad-hoc theatre performances and outreach sessions

  • Volunteers to support our creative communities sessions monthly

  • Ad hoc technical support at events

  • Support with distribution and promotion

  • Chaperones to support ad hoc evening performances

  • Admin support

Application Information

All volunteers need to have a DBS Check and undertake relevant safeguarding training.

How to apply

Send us an email to and let us know a bit more about you and what you might be interested in!

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