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Enablers, Eclipse Theatre Company

We are offering an exciting opportunity for six Enablers to join our busy and growing team on a 3-year part time freelance contract.

Visible Black leadership across British Theatre is severely absent. To confront this challenge we are looking for future Black* Leaders and Senior Managers in the arts.

Enablers are independent Black arts professionals with at least 2 years of professional experience in any area of the arts, who demonstrate a clear commitment to supporting artists and developing new work, as well as the future of the Black theatre sector. They will also deliver their own projects as independent practitioners during their time as Enablers.

Location: North East, North West, Yorkshire.
Salary: £30,000 Pro Rata + £1500 p/yr expenses (approx. 2 days p/w)
 over a 3-year period, freelance.
Closing date: 30 November 2016, 5pm
Interviews: 19 – 21 December
Start date: Late January / Early February 2017

Enablers will:

Have access to mentoring and professional development opportunities
Be hosted by a member of the Sustained Global Consortia, who will provide office space, facilities and resources as well as access to their in-house specialist services.
Have a ‘Go see’ budget to enable them to attend key networking events and showcases
Have access to decision makers across commissioning panels and in venues
Consult with local artists and work with them to bring about real change within the sector

Ultimately, we are looking for visible and influential leaders who care about Black culture, artists and making ambitious new work.

*Eclipse has chosen to use the definition ‘Black’ in the broadest socio political context.

Does this position sound like it’s for you?

For more information and job pack click here