Theatre Manager & Community Arts Officer

  • Full time – term time + 10 days
  • Salary range - Spot Salary commensurate with the responsibilities of the post and skills of the successful applicant
  • Location - Manchester
  • Closing date - March 19, 2018
Job description

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We are seeking to appoint a suitably experienced and skilled person in the role of Theatre Manager and Community Arts Officer.  This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to play an important role in the development of the new theatre facilities at the academy.  We are seeking a person with a broad range of skills, including technical theatre support, theatre management/administration, in-class support (with the possibility of some teaching), community and youth theatre experience and a commitment to developing a rich programme of activities for academy students and the local community.  The successful applicant will join a forward-thinking and dynamic team of teachers and support staff who are committed to developing arts provision at the academy even further.

The academy is currently undergoing an exciting and significant expansion, and at the heart of the new build project is a purpose-built theatre and new Art, Drama and Music facilities.  There has never been a more exciting time to join the academy.

Full details of the broad scope of this post can be found in the job description and accompanying person specification.  If you have the relevant experience, an unconditional positive regard for young people, and an unshakeable belief in the power of the arts, then we want to hear from you.

Please take time to review the Co-operative Academies Trust brochure which outlines “Why work for CAT”.  In addition, Trust employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including discount gym memberships & leisure offers, childcare vouchers, cycle to work, Co-op Credit Union, season ticket & rental deposit loans, cash-back healthcare scheme and co-operative discount offers.

“The Co-operative Academies Trust, as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf”.

If you have any queries please contact Mrs S Stephenson, c/o The Co-operative Academy of Manchester, Plant Hill Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester M9 0WQ.  Alternatively e-mail or telephone 0161 795 3005.

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