Curve, Leicester - Youth and Community Practitioner

Thursday 23 November 2017

As part of this development, we have an ongoing commitment to working with our communities and keen to discover innovative ways to engage with them. We have a particular focus on working with young people and life-long learning.

We are seeking an inspirational and visionary Youth and Community Practitioner who is excited by the vision of the theatre and wants to join our Artistic team. They will help support the vision of our thriving Curve Young Company programme and develop an expanded community and life-long learning strategy. This will include bringing expertise around programming for community audiences and developing additional projects both within Curve and in community settings.

We are looking for applicants with excellent communication skills who have experience as a theatre practitioner creating, facilitating and directing live performance projects across a range of genres and with diverse participants. They will be committed to access and supporting community groups and young people in participating within creative programmes, and will be comfortable taking the lead in administrating projects where necessary. In addition, they may have an understanding of delivering work in schools, with knowledge of current curriculum frameworks.

If you meet the above criteria and would like to find out more about the role please visit http://www.curveonline.co.uk/about-us/careers/   to submit an application. Applications for job share will be considered.

 Closing date for applications: Sunday, 3 December 2017

First stage interviews: w/c 11th December 2017

Curve is strongly committed to diversity. We strive to recruit, retain and advance people of all backgrounds so that our workforce reflects the diversity of our customers and our communities.