Head of Creative Engagement, The Octagon Theatre - Bolton

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Connecting with people through theatre is at the heart of our organisation.  We are looking for an imaginative, ambitious and high performing individual, with a solid background in delivering high quality arts experiences, to be our Head of Creative Engagement. 

Working closely with the Octagon team and external partners, you will be responsible for initiating and achieving programmes that engage and develop people of all ages and backgrounds.  You will think big and inspire others to get behind big ideas.  With our £10m capital project starting this year, there will be countless opportunities for you to grow our relationships with the community, and help the Octagon make an even bigger difference to Bolton.  Your priorities will include growing our education offer, building our work in arts and health, and furthering our engagement of diverse communities.

You will be able to think strategically, lead others effectively, and work collaboratively with numerous internal and external stakeholders.  You will be confident in preparing budgets and funding proposals.  Experience of delivering and managing arts projects is essential, as is sharing our commitment to excellence and inclusion in the arts.

If this role excites you and you would like to know more, please follow this link which will tell you all you need to know and how to apply to become a part of the Octagon Team - https://octagonbolton.co.uk/about-us/work-with-us/head-of-creative-engagement-1/