Overview

Salary:£31,000 – £36,000 per annum. 
Hours:40 
Worktime:To be confirmed. 
Closing date:21/06/2021 

Job Duties:

The Head of Engagement is at the core of the creative engine of The Playhouse. We have always championed the connection between theatre / art-making, learning and community participation. Working closely with the CEO and Theatre Producer / Director and across the organisation you will put the needs of people and communities at the heart of what we do.

Qualifications / Experience:

Developing and implementing successful learning, engagement and participation strategies in the arts or related fields.
At least 3 years experience and track record of initiating and delivering successful programmes in at least two of the following areas: arts participation, informal and formal community education, engaging young people at risk, arts and peacebuilding, arts and transformative social change.
At least 3 years experience and track record of nurturing and developing collaborative partnerships at local, national and international levels.
At least 3 years experience of leading and supporting creative teams successfully.
At least 3 years experience of commissioning and negotiating contracts with freelance artists and contractors.
Managing and contributing to the fundraising of budgets in excess of £100k.
Highly developed written and verbal communication skills.

Application Method:

To apply send an up to date CV, the monitoring form and a letter (2 page maximum) to: kevin@derryplayhouse.com