We are currently recruiting for two posts: BSL Trainee Director/Producer & Volunteer Arts Assistants - full details on both vacancies below:
BSL Trainee Director/Producer
This trainee role is the first step into a director or producer career in theatre, which will also provide essential support for Macrobert's upcoming projects and activities. It is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career in performance making, who have the vision, ideas and passion for creating great theatre and making it happen.
To apply for this post please refer to the Job Description BSL Trainee Director/Producer Job Description.pdf and email the following items to firstname.lastname@example.org
CV (2 pages max)
Online link (via YouTube, Vimeo or other) of recent work. This link should demonstrate your skills as a theatre practitioner and it does not need to be polished.
Applications should be received on or before Monday, 16 April 2018 at 12 noon.
Applicants must be available for interview on Thursday, 3 May 2018.
The traineeship aims to start week commencing 28 May 2018.
Volunteer Arts Assistants - PROCESSIONS
PROCESSIONS celebrates 100 years of women’s right to vote, as part of this UK-wide mass-participation project Macrobert will be delivering free banner-making workshops this summer. One hundred women artists have been commissioned to work with organisations and communities across the UK to create one
hundred banners for PROCESSIONS as part of an extensive public programme of creative workshops.
We are looking for volunteers to work alongside renowned textile artist, Nadine Gorency to help deliver 10 x up-cycled banner-making sessions that will take place in May and June. The dates and times volunteers are required to be available are:
Tues 1st May, 6-8pm & Sunday 6th May, 2-4pm,
Tues 8th May, 6-8pm & Sunday 13th May, 2-4pm,
Tues 15th May, 6-8pm & Sunday 20th May, 2-4pm,
Tues 22nd May, 6-8pm & Sunday 27th May, 2-4pm,
Tues 29th May, 6-8pm & Sunday 3rd June, 2-4pm,
& for the final celebratory event on Sunday 10th June - times TBC.
Volunteers will join the lead artist and project participants in a final celebratory PROCESSIONS event. The banners produced as part of the project will be taken to the Edinburgh PROCESSIONS event on Sun 10th June. The final PROCESSIONS event will see groups in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London walking together as part of this celebratory mass participation artwork. Wearing either green, white or violet, the colours of the suffrage movement, the PROCESSIONS will appear as a flowing river of colour through the city streets. Attendance on this date is essential.
Previous experience in the arts is not necessary but would be an advantage. If you are interested in the position please send a CV, Application Cover Sheet, Equal Opportunities form and Covering Letter explaining your interest, any relevant experience and availability on the above dates to email@example.com by Friday 20th April 2018.
Successful applicants will be required to undergo a PVG check.