Job titleGeneral Manager
EmployerJoss Arnott Dance
Job Description

Joss Arnott Dance are seeking to recruit a General Manager on a freelance basis (1 day per week) for an initial contract period of 6-months (25 Days between January 2020 – June 2020) with possible extension depending on raising additional funds for the role.

Working closely with the Artistic Director and Producer, the new General Manager role will be pivotal within the company structure. It is a mixed and varied role, with both a high level of autonomy and responsibility, and a requirement to work flexibly as part of the team.

You will be joining Joss Arnott Dance at an exciting time as we prepare for the company’s 10th anniversary year in 2020, with a fantastic artistic programme lined up. During 2020 we will continue to tour PULSE! our outdoor dance and live music spectacle across summer whilst preparing for a new creation and triple bill tour in Autumn 2020.

We currently have the funding confirmed to cover this role as part of an Arts Council England Project Grants application for Organisational Development until the end of June 2020, with the understanding that the candidate will work with the Joss Arnott Dance team to raise additional funds to continue the role from July 2020 onwards.

This is an exciting time for Joss Arnott Dance and we hope to find someone who will relish the opportunity to be a part of this busy company.

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Please send your CV and a covering letter (no longer then 1 side of A4) outlining your experience and how you meet the job description, with a completed equal opportunities monitoring form.

Please send the above to:

Phil Hargreaves –

Subject heading: General Manager Post – Joss Arnott Dance


Interviews will be held during the week commencing 16th December 2019, in West Yorkshire (location TBC).

Joss Arnott Dance are an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from people from all backgrounds and ethnicities.


Fixed Fee: £5,000.00 (£200.00 a day)


City / TownWakefield
Rate / Salary£5,000.00 fixed fee
Deadline for application03/12/2019
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