Lewisham Youth Theatre is seeking a dynamic organisational manager for the post of General Manager (Maternity Cover).
Lewisham Youth Theatre
(LYT) is an established youth arts charity that aims to increase the well-being
and life-chances of young people who live or learn in Lewisham through
participating in high-quality, transformative theatre projects. Since 1987, LYT has provided free youth
theatre projects and opportunities for young people aged 3-24. Over the last year, LYT has worked with 199
young people in sustained youth theatre projects, and reached an additional 700
participants through outreach activities.
70% of our members face disadvantage or additional needs. LYTs programmes are open to all and
membership is based on commitment rather than ability.
ABOUT THE POST:
This full-time senior management role works closely with Lewisham Youth Theatres
Artistic Director to provide strategic programme, financial and staff
management across the organisation.
The ideal candidate will
have experience in organisational management, with a proven track record across
a range of strategic administration areas, including fundraising, financial
management, staff management and programme management. You will have a passion for evidencing and
communicating the difference participants experience through taking part; you
will be a dynamic problem solver, experienced in setting and achieving goals,
and leading a dedicated and highly skilled team.
TO APPLY: For more details on the role, a person specification and application instructions, please download the full application pack and person specifications below or at www.lewishamyouththeatre.com.
CLOSING DATE: 4th April 2016