Theatre Peckham is recruiting for a Creative Learning Manager

Theatre Peckham is looking to appoint a talented Creative Learning Manager to develop our innovative Creative Learning Programme.

Deadline: 5pm, Saturday 16 March 2019

The Creative Learning Manager will work strategically with the senior management team, visiting and associate companies, external agencies, freelance facilitators, schools and community groups to deliver youth and community theatre programmes that support the vision of Theatre Peckham.

Theatre Peckham is a flagship venue and a Learning Theatre Academy in vibrant South East London. It offers an accessible introduction to the performing arts and guided progression routes to higher education and employment for children and young people aged 3 to 25.  The organisation has a rich history of inspiring and educating thousands of young people. More than 400 young people are members of Theatre Peckham’s weekly performing arts academy. A range of projects take place in collaboration with a variety of partners, including schools and community groups, producing high quality work, developing artists, drawing audiences, supporting communities and above all, growing a talent pool for the creative industries.

Theatre Peckham is regarded as a key player in the local arts and education landscape, the company delivers local and national priorities in terms of cultural diversity, economic disadvantage, children and young people and serving local audiences.  The key strength of Theatre Peckham is quality engagement with young people, enabling them to find their voice in the world and in the arts industry. The Creative Learning Manager will enable work for, with and by children and young people, engage the local community and raise the profile of young people’s work nationwide.

Under the dynamic artistic leadership of Suzann McLean, Theatre Peckham continues its mission where inspirational artists meet aspirational young people.  We place excellence, accessibility, inclusive engagement, and education at the centre of our artistic offer for the benefit of audiences and participants in Southwark and across the whole city.

This is a pivotal time to join Theatre Peckham as we start to realise ambitious plans to build creative industry associations, raise the profile of young people’s work and develop new community partnerships. Our aim is to be London's Leading Learning Theatre providing high quality training to young performers and young technicians in a venue that is locally focused with a national and international vision.

This is a full time post with a salary range from £25,000 to £28,000 depending on experience.

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Saturday 16th March 2019  

For more information and details of how to apply, please see our website

Theatre Peckham welcomes and encourages applications from everyone regardless of their age, sex, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, disability or nationality.

12/03/2019 - 16/03/2019
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