Job titleCreative Learning Coordinator (Maternity Cover)
EmployerStopgap Dance Company
Job Description

Stopgap Dance Company is looking for a Creative Learning Coordinator (maternity cover) to support the planning and lead on the administration for all of Stopgap’s thriving creative learning programmes, including: regular youth companies; workshops in schools and colleges locally, nationally and internationally; providing bespoke training for dance teachers and artists and developing and leading IRIS, an inclusive dance syllabus.

Stopgap Dance Company creates inclusive productions with exceptional disabled and non-disabled dancers for national and international touring. Led by Artistic Director Lucy Bennett, the company receives core NPO funding from Arts Council England to devise and tour original dance productions, and the recent increase in NPO funding from financial year 2018/19 has enabled the company to reinstate its trainee programme, Sg2, to nurture the next generation of disabled dancers in UK.

Stopgap Dance Company is open to receiving applications from those who may not immediately fulfill the essential criteria, such as recent graduates or those considering a career change, as long as they can demonstrate enthusiasm in growing to meet the essential criteria. The company has an inclusive and nurturing environment and is keen to provide career progression opportunities to people with strong commitment and ambition.

Stopgap Dance Company is particularly keen to receive applications from people who consider themselves to be in minority groups or be in disadvantaged circumstances, and the company will also consider providing financial assistance to travel to the interview in specific circumstances.

To make an application please send your CV, a covering letter explaining why you would be suited to this role along with the equal opportunities form to Charlotte Mackie on

Download the recruitment pack and equal opportunities for here.

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 18 September at 6.00pm
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 25 September in Farnham
Salary: Minimum £19,500 – £22,000 dependent on experience
Hours: 37.5 hours a week. Mostly weekdays and flexible. Evening and weekend work may be required from time to time. Stopgap Dance Company operates a time off in lieu (TOIL) system
Base: Farnham Maltings, Bridge Square, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7QR
Contract: This is a full-time role on a fixed term contract to cover a period of maternity leave expected to last for 6 months.

City / TownFarnham, Surrey
Rate / Salary£19,500 - £22,000
Deadline for application18/09/2019
Date of Audition
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