Freelance Highland Screen Network

Do you love film and the Highlands and Islands? The Touring Network are looking for a brilliant organiser to help establish a Screen Network in the region.

In this exciting new role, you will be part of a small, friendly working group, seeking to empower and equip rural communities to host remarkable live cinema events across Scotland.

Supported by Regional Screen Scotland and The Touring Network, you will be responsible for setting up a Highland Film Network – to add to A Cinema Near You’s portfolio + The Touring Network’s member offer. You will work closely with communities; build meaningful partnerships; respond to surveys and research; and develop resources, services and events.

You should have experience of Film Exhibition, as a professional or volunteer; excellent verbal and written skills; lived experience of rural communities and remote-working and a strong awareness of the Scottish cultural sector.

This is a six-month, fixed-term post, funded by Regional Screen Scotland until April 2022.

Job Title: Freelance Highland Screen Network Coordinator
Location: Highlands & Islands (HOME-BASED)
Fee: £5400 + reasonable expenses (fee based on daily rate of £150)
Scope: 36 days over 6 months

Key Objectives

– Formally establish a Highland Screen Network, responding to previous survey results, developing a framework, resources, services and information exchange events.

– Explore the potential for – and interest in a Highland Screen Forumwhich would include all current film exhibitors in the region.


Download the application pack here.

Please send your CV and a cover letter stating your experience in relation to the person specification and what you think you will bring to the role and project (no more than two sides of A4) to by Tue 7  Sep 2021. Interviews will be held online w/c  Mon 20 Sep 2021.

If you require further information prior to completing your application, please feel free to contact us on to arrange an informal conversation about the role.

The Touring Network is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of any of the protected characteristics covered by the Equality Act 2010.


Highland Screen Network Co-ordinator | Deadline 7 Sep

The Touring Network (Highlands & Islands)

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