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Targeted Work Associate Director (freelance role)

Date Added
17 December 2020
Lyric Hammersmith Theatre
Hammersmith, London
A fee of £13,000
Job Specification
The Lyric Hammersmith is one of the UK’s leading producing theatres. The Lyric produces world class theatre from the heart of Hammersmith, the theatre’s home for more than a hundred and twenty five years.  The theatre has gained a national reputation for its work in forging pathways into the arts for young talent from all backgrounds. 
We are looking for a freelance Associate Director to join our Young Lyric team and work on our Targeted Work flagship projects. START is a theatre led alternative education programme for West Londoners, aged between 16 and 21 years old, who are not in education, employment or training, or who are at immediate risk of becoming so. START responds to the Lyric’s artistic programme to re-engage young people with the learning process and attempts to give them a stronger sense of purpose and aspiration. 
The Targeted Work Associate Director will be responsible for the creative direction of START, ensuring the work artistically responds to the Lyric’s artistic programme in consultation with the Producer (Inclusion and Pathways) and Director of Young Lyric. 
We are looking for someone with experience of delivering artistic excellence and directing high quality professional or participatory productions with the ability to connect, inspire and engage young people who are likely to be participating in theatre for the first time. 
Application Details
For further information and to apply, please visit the Lyric’s website, Deadline for applications: 10am on Monday 18 January 2021. 
The Lyric encourages people from any background to apply for this post. We are committed to creating a workforce which is representative of our society, and to bringing together those with a variety of skills and experiences to help shape what we do and how we work. We are particularly keen to hear from people of colour or those who self-identify as disabled. All candidates that self-identify as disabled and who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for an interview. The Lyric Hammersmith is proud to be a Disability Confident Committed Employer and an official partner of Parents in Performing Arts (PiPA). 
Closing Date
18 January 2021
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