Job Opportunities

  • Marketing Officer

    An exciting new post is now available at West Yorkshire Playhouse for an individual passionate about theatre and working within the communications team committed to driving ticket sales and developing new audiences. You would take the responsibility running marketing campaigns for a mix of produced work and touring shows across a thrilling season of work.

    If you are interested in applying for this role please email your application form to wyp.recruitment@wyp.org.uk.

    The deadline for receipt of applications is 9am on Thursday 26 January.

    If shortlisted for interview you will hear from us by Friday 27 January.

    Interviews will be held at West Yorkshire Playhouse on Tuesday 31 January.

    Marketing Officer Job Description

    Candidate Guidance Note

    Application Form

    Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

  • Associate Director

    We are looking for our next Associate Director.

    Reporting to the Artistic Director and working alongside the Senior Producer, the Associate Director jointly leads the Artistic Planning Team.

    The Associate Director will provide critical support to the theatre’s artistic leadership in development of new projects taking ideas and productions through initial shaping and feasibility stages, to directing productions in all our spaces. By exploring creative collaborations and helping to identify co-production partners, the successful applicant will also build relationships that benefit both artistic achievement and financial sustainability.

    They will also lead the Playhouse’s newly expanded Artist Development programme, and contribute as an artistic voice for the organisation as a member of the Senior Management Team.
    We are seeking inspiring individuals who can play a key role at this very exciting time for the Playhouse.

    If you are interested in applying for this role please email your application form (we are also happy to receive a cv or other relevant materials to support an application form) to wyp.recruitment@wyp.org.uk.

    The deadline for receipt of applications is 5pm on Monday 30 January.

    If shortlisted for interview you will hear from us by Thursday 2 February.

    First interviews will be held at West Yorkshire Playhouse on Monday 6 February.

    Second interviews will be held at West Yorkshire Playhouse in w/c 20 February.

    Associate Director Job Description

    Candidate Guidance Note

    Application Form

    Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

  • Creative Support Officer

    West Yorkshire Playhouse is seeking a Creative Support Officer.

    The Creative Support Officer is a pivotal role in the development of the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s work with underrepresented communities across Leeds including refugees, socially isolated adults and hard to reach young people.

    Working as part of the Creative Engagement Team, the Creative Support Officer will conduct outreach activities in Leeds, fostering relationships, planning, delivering and evaluating workshops within community settings and encouraging them to take part in a wide variety of projects.

    The Creative Support Officer will need considerable experience of working in community settings and of leading creative workshops for a diverse range of participants. They must have a passionate belief in the transformative power of the arts.

    It is particularly important to us that Creative Support Officer is truly reflective of the diverse communities in Leeds. We particularly encourage applications from BAME candidates and anyone who comes from or lives in the areas in which we work.

    To apply for the role please send your application form to wyp.recruitment@wyp.org.uk.

    The deadline for receipt of applications is 9am on Monday 6 February.

    If shortlisted for interview you will hear from us by Tuesday 13 February.

    Interviews will be held at West Yorkshire Playhouse on Thursday 23 February.

    Creative Support Officer Job Description

    Candidate Guidance Note

    Application Form

    Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

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