A 9 month fixed term contract (maternity cover) working in the Creative Learning division
The Creative Learning Theatre and Cross Arts Producer will be responsible for leading and delivering the Barbicans theatre and dance learning programme and for producing cross arts projects and festivals for the duration of this maternity cover.
Creative Learning develops and delivers a range of world-class creative learning programmes involving music, theatre, visual arts, cinema, dance and literature across the Barbican Centre and Guildhall School of Music & Drama This all happens in close collaboration with our other resident and associate companies, including the London Symphony Orchestra, the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Boy Blue Entertainment, Cheek by Jowl, Jazz at the Lincoln Center, Michael Clark Dance Company, Serious and CREATE, as well as our East London and City Cultural Partnership.
Candidates should have a comprehensive understanding of arts education and good practice in working with different participant groups. You should also possess strong business skills, including experience in partnership management, and bring a thorough understanding of the education sector. Your experience will encompass working with artists to deliver innovative learning and participation experiences, and you will be an accomplished communicator and people manager.
A degree or equivalent experience in theatre and dance studies or related subject is essential. You will need to have substantial experience working in a theatre and dance environment or education within an arts organisation. You also need to have a significant experience of designing and delivering innovative theatre and dance education projects to world-class standard.
Salary Range: £31,160 – £40,060, (including London Weighting) per annum depending on experience/performance
To apply online, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs. Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting BC406. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.
Closing date for applications is Friday, 11th October 2013, 12PM.