Job titleProgramme Manager (Performance & Events)
Job Description

DanceEast is looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and experienced Programme Manager to manage DanceEast’s programme of performances, projects and events ensuring high quality, effective and efficient delivery within and beyond the Jerwood DanceHouse; as well as building relationships with artists and companies, project funders, partners, venues and others.

You will be an experienced and creative dance professional with artistic flair and knowledge of national dance developments; have a track record in the management of high-quality performance programmes; and a background in building audiences for dance. You will have knowledge and understanding of national tour booking and tour management; and expertise and interest in a range of digital tools, new technologies and programmes. You will be educated to degree level in dance, or equivalent , with strong advocacy skills.

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To apply, the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form should ideally be completed electronically and emailed to or sent by post to Bill Armitage, Head of Operations & Resources, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich IP4 1DW, marked “Private and Confidential”. Please note that CV’s will only be considered when attached to a fully completed Application Form.

The deadline for receipt of applications is Noon on Friday 27th September. Applications received after this time will not be considered. Successful applicants will be invited to an interview at the Jerwood DanceHouse, Ipswich on Monday 7th October, and candidates should be available on this date.

City / TownIpswich
Rate / Salary£25,500 – £27,000 pa
Deadline for application27/09/2019
Date of Audition07/10/2019
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