Current Vacancies

Intro


Thank you for your interest in joining the New Wolsey Theatre team. Below you will find all of our current vacancies. Regretfully, due to the level of interest, we’re not able to keep CVs on file and accept speculative applications.

If the opportunity you’re looking for is not listed do keep an eye on our social media channels to find out first when the job you’re looking for is listed!

 

Front of House Assistants


The New Wolsey Theatre is looking for two part-time Front of House Assistants to work in the Café Bar, Theatre Bar and Ticket Sales outlets, providing a high level of customer care and efficient service at all times.

Both positions are offered on a part-time basis (20 hours per week) and candidates must be available to work evenings and weekends. Availability during weekday daytimes would also be advantageous.

Click here to download an Application Form

Click here to download an Application Pack

Completed applications should be returned to Lauren Crowley, Hospitality Manager at lcrowley@wolseytheatre.co.uk  by 10.00am on Friday 12th August 2016.

Please note you must complete an application form to be considered for this position, we do not accept CVs as a form of application

Interviews for short-listed candidates will be held on Wednesday 24th August 2016. Candidates must be able to attend interview on this date.

Please note, to apply for this position you must be able to attend mandatory training sessions from 6.00pm – 9.30pm on Monday 5th, Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th September 2016.

Technical Manager


The New Wolsey Theatre is looking for a Technical Manager to join its busy Production department.

The Technical Manager will support the Head of Production in the day to day management of the production department, leading on the delivery of technical and production support.

Click here to download Technical Manager – Application Pack

Click here to download Technical Manager – Application Form

Large print applications are available on request.

Completed applications should be returned to Ellen Farmer, Administration Apprentice at efarmer@wolseytheatre.co.uk  by 10.00am on Monday 25th July 2016.

Please note you must complete an application form to be considered for this position, we do not accept CVs as a form of application

Interviews for short-listed candidates will be held on Tuesday 9th August 2016.

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

Administration Assistant


The New Wolsey Theatre is looking for an Administration Assistant to provide support and assistance to the Administration and Human Resources Manager, undertaking the theatre’s day to day administration activities.

This is an ideal position for an individual who is looking for an interesting and diverse role, and is keen to develop a career within arts administration.

We are particularly interested in applications from D/deaf and disabled individuals. As an organisation accredited by the Job Centre as a Two Ticks Positive about Disability employer, we guarantee to interview all D/deaf and disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for this vacancy.

Click here to download the Administration Assistant – Application Pack

Click here to download the Administration Assistant – Application Form

Large print applications are available on request.

Completed applications should be returned to Lorna Owen at lowen@wolseytheatre.co.uk by 10.00am on Friday 5th August 2016.

Please note you must complete an application form to be considered for this position, we do not accept CVs as a form of application

Interviews for short-listed candidates will be held on Friday 12th August 2016.

If you have any questions or queries regarding the role, or would like to have an informal chat, please feel free to contact Lorna Owen, Administration and Human Resources Manager, at lowen@wolseytheatre.co.uk or call 01473 295917.

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

SPILL Volunteer Coordinator


Our friends at Pacitti Company are looking for a SPILL Volunteer Coordinator to lead on the engagement, recruitment and management of volunteer support for the upcoming SPILL Festival of Performance in Ipswich, 26 October – 30 October 2016.

Find out more and apply 

SPILL New Producers


Our friends at Pacitti Comapny are looking for 5 producers to take part in an initiative to support exceptional new producing talent.

The 5 SPILL New Producers for 2016-18 will be selected from an open call-out, to follow one of three focused development schemes; one to specialise in mass participation, one to specialise in Think Tank events and 3 to work on SPILL Commissions for 2018.

Find out more and apply

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 (Young Theatre Makers), 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, or pupil referral units, 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:

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

Schools Activities Brochure (Autumn 2015):

http://issuu.com/newwolsey/docs/creative_learning_autumn_2015_bookl

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
  • Experience of guiding young people towards a performance
  • Experience of co-facilitation
  • Able to manage potentially complex participants and behaviours
  • Self-motivated, efficient, and well organised
  • Able to take responsibility while working within a team
  • Committed to developing young people’s skills as theatre makers, and giving participants ownership over their creative work.

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 Marcus Neal mneal@wolseytheatre.co.uk or post to New Wolsey Theatre, Civic Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 2AS.

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