Technical Manager (VERVE & Postgraduate Projects) - Northern School of Contemporary Dance

Please note: This job vancancy has reached its closure date

Technical Manager (VERVE & Postgraduate Projects)

Minimum of 40 hours per week (to include flexible hours, involving evenings and weekends, on and off-site working) £18,987 - £24,212 per annum, for the duration of the fixed term contract Fixed Term full-time contract for 2 years Closing date - 10/09/2018 Interview date - 17/09/2018

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 17th September 2018 (to be confirmed)

Northern School of Contemporary Dance, one of the UK’s leading centres for professional contemporary dance education and training, is seeking to appoint a:      

Technical Manager (VERVE & Postgraduate Projects)

The post is responsible for the production and tour management of NSCD’s postgraduate company, VERVE. The postholder is expected to work off-site during the period of the VERVE tour.  Other technical duties will include supporting the School’s own theatre activities and overseeing the technical support of postgraduate courses in the Summer term.

Working alongside the VERVE Artistic Director and Programme Leader and choreographers, the post holder will be responsible for creating lighting design and lighting plans, liaising with the secured performance tour venues to ensure all necessary arrangements are set in place in a timely manner, and coordinating all technical aspects of performances whilst on tour in the UK and Europe.

Job Description & person specification:

Technical Manager Verve and Postgraduate - Job Description August 2018

Application form - please choose the format best for you:

NSCD Staff Recruitment Application Form - Interactive

NSCD Staff Recruitment Application Form - Word Doc

Monitoring form - please choose the format best for you:

EO Monitoring Form - Interactive

EO Monitoring Form - Word Doc

Applicants are welcome to submit a CV alongside the completed application form, but unaccompanied CVs will not be considered.

For any further information, please contact Geraldine McDowall, PA to the Principal, on 0113 219 3046, or e-mail:

Northern School of Contemporary Dance is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from suitably qualified people from all sections of the community.