Company Manager (Maternity Cover)

For a Youth Theatre Company based in Catford, South London

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Posted: 02/05/2013

Based in Catford, South London, Lewisham Youth Theatre (LYT) has created theatre with and for young people aged from 3 to 21 since 1987. Over the past 3 years, LYT has grown to delivering 4 core youth theatre projects culminating in performances with over 120 young people aged 8-21 each year. The company keeps abreast of contemporary theatre practice and has extensive partnerships with professional theatre organisations. It is widely respected within its local community and works with young people across a wide demographic, with a particular focus on access, enablement and personal development.

LYT is seeking a part-time Company Manager (2.5 days per week) on a fixed term Maternity Contract. The Company Manager will work closely with Artistic Director Helen Stanley and LYT’s Council of Management to plan and enable the delivery of LYT’s projects in 2013. In this fixed-term maternity cover position, the Company Manager will make a major contribution to overseeing the company’s delivery, managing the organisational finances and statutory responsibilities, leading on key strategic fundraising and funding reporting priorities; and project managing specific projects/activities.

For more information, please download an application pack from www.lewishamyouththeatre.com

How To Apply:

Please send an up to date CV and detailed covering letter outlining your suitability for the post and referring to the points outlined in the Job Description and Person Specification along with the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Applications may be sent by email or post, and must be received by 10am on Tuesday 19th February 2013 to info@lewishamyouththeatre.com or  Lewisham Youth Theatre, Broadway Theatre, Catford Broadway, London SE6 4RU

Initial Interviews will be held on Tuesday 26th February 2013. Please note that a second interview may be required on Wednesday 27th February.

NB incomplete applications or applications sent after the closing date will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Lewisham Youth Theatre is a Registered Charity (no.297075) and equal opportunities employer.


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