Job titleArtistic Director – National Dance Company Wales
EmployerNational Dance Company Wales
Job Description

Audio & BSL advert available here 

National Dance Company Wales is looking for a creative artistic leader with a strong vision for the future of this repertory contemporary dance company. With the Chief Executive the Artistic Director will lead the strategic thinking and planning for the Company. We are committed to becoming a more inclusive organisation, open to fresh ideas and to new ways of operating. 

We’re ready for change and reinvention to meet the needs and aspirations of the people of Wales, with a strong focus on artistic excellence. A collaborative leadership style and the ability to engage with NDCWales’ role as a national company of Wales are essential, together with the passion, skills and knowledge to create a programme which can inspire our audiences and participants. 

This is a full-time permanent position based in Cardiff.  

Salary circa £50,000 a year dependent on experience.  

Social justice, equality and fairness are at the core of everything that NDCWales does. We are committed to ensuring that everyone in Wales has equal opportunities to access dance. NDCWales will seek to ensure that no one receives less favourable treatment because of having a protected characteristic. We recognise the positive values of diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people with a disability, people of African or Caribbean heritage and people of South, East and South Asian heritage and people who are ethnically diverse, as these groups are currently under-represented in our organisation. The studios and offices are fully accessible. Welsh Government guidelines for working safely during COVID-19 are followed at all times 

Previous applicants are welcome to apply.  

Closing date for applications 10.00, Tuesday 27 April 2021  


Registered as a Limited Company in England & Wales No. 1672419  

Registered as a Charity in England & Wales No. 326227  

City / TownCardiff
Rate / Salary£50,000
Deadline for application24/04/2021
Date of Audition
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