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Head of Production

Date Added
20 August 2021
New Vic Theatre
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
£34,788 per annum
Job Specification
Full time: 40 hours per week.   
Salary £34,788 per annum 
We are looking for an experienced Head of Production to support the creation and delivery of great theatre and be responsible for overseeing the successful staging of New Vic and visiting company productions in our building and on tour, including the management and development of the production teams. 
Our Production departments are at the heart of the theatre and are involved with every aspect of putting work on our stage and beyond, alongside being an integral part of our extensive community and education work. 
The post holder will have professional experience in theatre production, including experience of production management or equivalent in a producing house. Working collaboratively with directors, designers, other creatives and other theatre departments, they will have the ability to manage several projects simultaneously. 
Our ideal candidate will have experience of touring out and/or show transfers and experience of theatre building maintenance with a knowledge of environmentally sustainable working practices. 
The New Vic is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community, particularly applicants under-represented across the arts workforce, including but not limited to, applicants with a disability, applicants who are LGBTQIA+, or applicants of African or Caribbean heritage, South, East and South-East Asian heritage or anyone who experiences racism. 
Application Details
Closing date for applications is Thursday 23 September 2021 at 12 noon 
Interviews will be held w/c 4 October 2021 
For an application pack visit, email or 
telephone 01782 717954
Closing Date
23 September 2021
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