Creative Learning Administrator


The New Wolsey Theatre is seeking a Creative Learning Administrator.

Passionate about the value of young people and the wider community participating in the arts?

This is a new post that has been created to support the Head of Creative Learning to develop new and innovative programmes with the communities of Ipswich and Suffolk and to ensure the continued success of the New Wolsey’s current learning & participation offer.

The successful candidate will work alongside colleagues from across the theatre, in an administrative role ideally suited to applicants with a passion for the arts and arts education, and a strong track record in managing, maintaining and developing organisational systems and processes.

This position is a fixed hours contract of 40 hours per week.

If you are confident, conscientious, enthusiastic, professional with a good sense of humour and a positive outlook this could be the job for you.

Application Pack

Completed applications should be returned to Sophie Weaver, Projects and HR Assistant at sweaver@wolseytheatre.co.uk by 5.00pm on Friday 31 August 2018.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held on Monday 10 September 2018. Candidates should be able to attend interview on this date.

As an organisation accredited by the Job Centre as a Disability Confident Employer, we guarantee to interview all D/deaf and disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for this vacancy. Accessible format applications are available on request.

The New Wolsey Theatre is committed to equal opportunities, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Front of House Assistant (6 Month Fixed Term Contract)


The New Wolsey Theatre is looking for a Front Of House Assistant on a fixed term basis for 6 months.

The Front Of House Assistants work in the Café Bar and Bar outlets helping us to deliver a fantastic customer experience.

This position is a fixed hours contract of 35 hours per week.

If you are confident, conscientious, enthusiastic, professional with a good sense of humour and a positive outlook this could be the job for you.

Application Pack

Completed applications should be returned to Sophie Weaver, Projects and HR Assistant at sweaver@wolseytheatre.co.uk by 10.00am on Thursday 16 August 2018.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held on Monday 20 August 2018. Candidates should be able to attend interview on this date.

As an organisation accredited by the Job Centre as a Disability Confident Employer, we guarantee to interview all D/deaf and disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for this vacancy. Accessible format applications are available on request. The New Wolsey Theatre is committed to equal opportunities, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Creative Learning Practitioners


We are looking for freelance theatre practitioners!

Our Creative Learning Team offer a range of opportunities for young people, through both our core participatory work and the workshops and other opportunities we create for schools.

We are looking to expand our pool of freelance theatre practitioners, for various future projects in a range of settings. These may be projects in primary or secondary schools, pupil referral units or with community groups, and could cover a wide range of themes under the broader theatre making banner. See the links below for more details on the work that we do:

Creative Learning at NWT:

https://www.wolseytheatre.co.uk/creative-learning/

 

Experience required:

  • A range of practical performing arts skills
  • Experience of workshop planning
  • Experience of delivering workshops for young people aged between 7-18 years old and community groups
  • Experience of guiding young people towards a performance
  • Committed to developing young people’s skills as theatre makers, and giving participants ownership over their creative work.
  • Committed to developing young people’s confidence and aspiration
  • Able to manage potentially complex participants and behaviours
  • Experience of co-facilitation
  • Self-motivated, efficient, and well organised
  • Able to take responsibility while working within a team

Practitioners will be employed on a freelance basis and paid a competitive hourly rate.

If you would like to be considered to work for us as a practitioner, please submit your CV and a short covering letter to Sian Thomas sthomas@wolseytheatre.co.uk or post to New Wolsey Theatre, Civic Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 2AS.

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