Brightbox – Role Models

Posted on: 04/10/2021

Brightbox are looking for three new Role Models to work with Breaking Ground, a group of young people aged 16-25. Opportunities are available for a Garden Shaper, someone to do Signature Signage and a Content Creator.

Breaking Ground is for anyone aged 15 – 25 wanting to work hands-on, gain useful experiences, be creative or get your voice heard about the things that matter.

Brightbox host regular weekly workshops at the PXI Community Allotment on Herries Road (Norwood, Sheffield). These sessions are bossed by young people. They discuss and decide together what they want to see in their local community.

Each session is run by different Role Models with different life experiences and backgrounds. They are chosen to fit with the young people’s future career interests, in order to provide the group with 1:1 mentorship with people in industry.

Brightbox are currently looking for Role Models with the following skills:

Garden Shaper – find out more
For a local gardener, landscaper or allotment fanatic…to help our young people shape the shared allotment into a more productive and defined site for all the community to enjoy. 
Deadline: Friday 8 October, midday

Signature Artist – find out more
For a local artist to collaborate with the Breaking Ground group on creating a signature look for the community allotment.
Deadline: Friday 8 October, midday

Content Creator – find out more
For a keen documenter or content creator who uses podcasting and video reels (TikTok) to show their young people the ropes of creating engaging clips of their work on the allotments.  
Deadline: Friday 6 November, midday

Pay for all roles: £ 150 per day