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Head of Stage and Automation

Date Added
29 July 2022
Curve Theatre
£35,000 per annum
Job Specification
Curve is a leading producing theatre, creating compelling cultural experiences for all those who live, learn, visit and work in Leicester. Under the leadership of Chief Executive, Chris Stafford and Artistic Director Nikolai Foster, Curve has developed a reputation for producing, programming and touring a bold and diverse programme of musicals, plays, new work and dance. All of this is presented alongside a dynamic mix of community engagement and learning opportunities, which firmly places audiences and communities at the heart of everything we do. 
The post holder will work alongside other Heads of Departments in maintaining the high standards of production and maintenance for all Curve spaces and equipment. The Head of Stage and Automation will lead and develop the existing stage team, ensure that all visiting productions and events are provided for and play a key role in supporting the Production Manager for Curve‚Äôs produced shows. 
It is essential that the successful candidate will have at least 3 years of proven management skills and experience of communicating with staff at all levels in a large scale venue and/or touring productions. A proven track record in handling several projects simultaneously while demonstrating strong organisational and scheduling skills is a must. In addition, you will have extensive knowledge of stage and theatrical working practises and equipment. The post holder will be responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the venues powered flying system for which training can be provided if necessary. 
A qualification or training in relevant Health and Safety regulations and an understanding of working in producing environment is essential.
Application Details
You can find out more about the role, working at Curve and details of how to apply by visiting our website . If you feel you have the skills suitable for this role, please submit a covering letter setting out why you are suitable and why you want to work at Curve (no more than one page) along with your CV. 
Closing date for applications: 12pm Thursday 25th August 
Interviews:  Wednesday 7th or Thursday 8th September 
We are an inclusive organisation, from our trustees and team members to our audience and participants. We treat all job applicants equally, regardless of class, age, disability, gender identity or gender expression, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation or any other equality characteristic. We particularly encourage applications from individuals who are underrepresented in the cultural sector.
Closing Date
25 August 2022
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