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JOB VACANCY:DEPUTY HEAD OF STAGE AT CHICHESTER FESTIVAL THEATRE

15/03/2019 15:03 HRS

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Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres, renowned for the exceptionally high standard of its productions as well as its work with the community and young people. It is home to one of the country’s largest youth theatres with 800 members.
Chichester Festival Theatre is a Company limited by guarantee.

Chichester Festival Theatre is looking for an energetic and dynamic Deputy Head of Stage with excellent carpentry and construction skills to join its full time stage department. The role includes opportunities for team leadership and team working collaborating with freelance creative and production staff in a fast paced and exciting producing theatre. This is a permanent position.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Post: Deputy Head of Stage
Responsible To: Head of Stage
Responsible for: Stage Crew, Stage Technicians and Apprentices
Contract: Full Time, Permanent

DEPUTY HEAD OF STAGE: A full time senior post in the production stage department working alongside the Head of Stage and across the Festival Theatre, Minerva studio and other performance spaces as required providing exceptional scenic skills, team management and leadership.

JOB PURPOSE: Providing first class support to Production Managers, Creative and Seasonal staff working closely with the full-time team. Tasks include team leadership, construction, engineering and rigging, show operation, management of facilities, stores and equipment and deputising for the HOD in their absence.

For further information such as the Job Description and and to apply please click here: https://www.cft.org.uk/job/deputy-head-of-stage

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