Chair of the Board and Trustees


We are seeking new Trustees and a Chair to join The Watermill’s Board. The Board and its Chair and Trustees are responsible for the governance of The Watermill, working alongside to our joint CEOs to help us to continue to reach and grow our artistic ambitions and ensure our long-term sustainability.

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We are looking for people with a passion for theatre and community engagement, with the confidence and ability to become part of an experienced and highly-motivated board guiding The Watermill’s future. We would like to hear from candidates who share our passion for creating a more inclusive and diverse sector, community engagement and environmental sustainability, and are particularly interested to hear from those with skills and experience in theatre management, finance, fundraising, hospitality and/or legal.

For the Chair, we are looking to recruit someone with proven strategic knowledge of either the arts sector, the charity sector or the hospitality sector, to provide guidance and support to the team at The Watermill.


The Watermill Theatre

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Voluntary / Unpaid

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Fixed Term, Hybrid

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Administrative (Venue Management, HR, Finance, Legal, IT, etc.)

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