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JOB VACANCIES: PRODUCTION SUPERVISIOR AND SENIOR PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR AT GSA

15/08/2018 16:08 HRS

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Production Supervisior and Senior Production Supervisor at GSA

GSA (Guildford School of Acting) is a long established and internationally renowned drama conservatoire, training technicians, performers and creative leaders for the theatre and performance industries.  We are a department of the University of Surrey, a leading UK and global university. The department of Technical Theatre Arts runs the long established BA Theatre Production and the new MA in Stage & Production Management, as well as supporting the production aspects of all other courses within the GSA portfolio, research activity and a large variety of other events.  Providing an excellent student experience is central to all we do.

Production Supervisor

Guildford School of Acting

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £26,495 to £30,688 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Monday 06 August 2018
Closing Date:  Friday 31 August 2018
Interview Date:  Thursday 13 September 2018
Reference:  063718

We are seeking a production supervisor who will be integral to the smooth running of GSA’s production activity.  The post holder will be expected to undertake the production management of GSA shows, and as part of this activity they will supervise, and where appropriate, instruct students undertaking production roles. They will also oversee freelance and temporary production staff on their allocated productions, manage the stock and maintenance of stage equipment and will have a critical role in ensuring safe working practices in all GSA venues.

You will be an experienced theatre production/stage manager, with excellent inter-personal skills and a good level of technical knowledge (lighting/sound/AV/staging & flying systems), who would be confident in leading and managing students taking part in assessed production work.  You will hold a qualification from a recognised vocational course and/or relevant professional experience.  Experience working with students or in a similar educational setting will be an advantage.

For more information, the job description  and to apply online, please click here: https://jobs.surrey.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=063718

Senior Production Supervisor

Guildford School of Acting

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £31,604 to £34,520 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Monday 06 August 2018
Closing Date:  Friday 31 August 2018
Interview Date:  Thursday 13 September 2018
Reference:  063918

We are seeking a Senior Production Supervisor who will be integral to the smooth running of GSA’s production activity.  The post holder will oversee all production activity, managing the production, design, wardrobe and construction supervisors, taking responsibility for schedules and budgets and production managing allocated projects.  They will liaise with all GSA programme leaders and contribute to medium and long term production planning.  As part of the production management activity they will supervise and, where appropriate, instruct students undertaking production roles.  They will oversee freelance/temporary staff engaged in production work and will have a critical role in ensuring safe working practices in GSA venues.

You will be an experienced theatre production manager with excellent inter-personal skills and a good level of technical knowledge (lighting/sound/AV/stage and flying systems) who would be confident in leading and managing students undertaking assessed production work.  You will hold a qualification from a recognised vocational course and/or relevant professional experience.  Experience working with students and commercial theatre experience will be an advantage.

For more information, the job description  and to apply online, please click here: https://jobs.surrey.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=063918

As a new colleague at GSA you will join a thriving theatre community, working with excellent colleagues and students.  If you would like an informal discussion about this post, please contact Jo Franklin (Head of Technical Theatre Arts) on joanne.franklin@gsa.surrey.ac.uk

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