Academy Producer and Director Fixed Term, The Octagon Theatre Bolton

Academy Producer and Director Fixed Term, The Octagon Theatre Bolton

This is an exciting opportunity to lead on our Academy programme which aims to raise the aspirations and confidence of young people (age 13-21) who have not previously accessed theatre, often as a result of challenging circumstances. Now in its 7thyear of delivery the Academy supports young people to create all aspects of a theatre production which is then toured to schools and community groups.

We are looking for a creative, inspiring and highly personable individual to join our Creative Engagement team. You will be an experienced facilitator, confident in directing theatre productions in collaboration with young people with range of different needs. As the Producer of the project, you will have a good project management and organisational skills, confident in undertaking tasks including budget management, developing partnerships, evaluation and report writing. Importantly you will share our commitment to excellence, diversity and inclusion in the arts.

In the pack below you will find the job description and person specification, as well as information on how to apply.

Salary: £18,495 – £22,000 (pro-rata, 16 hours per week)
Contract: 2 years fixed term, until August 2021

Applications should be submitted to no later than noon on Friday 21 June 2019

Please visit our website for the full job Pack and application forms.