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Job vacancy – Youth theatre leader

Do you love the theatre? Are you brilliant at working with and inspiring children?
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Youth Theatre Leader

The Elgiva is at the heart of Chesham’s community. Due to the growth of the theatre’s events and the launch of our brand-new Youth Theatre, we are seeking to recruit a Youth Theatre Leader who loves the theatre and is brilliant at working with and inspiring children to develop and deliver high quality, structured performing arts/theatre training sessions for the Elgiva Youth Theatre.

Hours will be an average of 5 per week.

Hourly rate £9.76 per hour

  • Communication skills – the ability to communicate to and motivate young people in
    a fun, clear and informative way
  • Enthusiastic and motivated about creative learning
  • Self-motivated, ability to prioritise own workload and learn new skills
  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Experience of sharing theatre skills and/or supporting learning in formal or informal
    settings
  • Passion for the arts and for creating opportunities for everybody to engage
  • A desire to help young people achieve their full potential
  • Artistic vision, imagination and creativity
  • Administrative skills: session planning, meeting deadlines and communication
  • Willingness to learn
  • Safeguarding experience/awareness

Download the full job description here.

Download the application form here.

CVs are not acceptable forms of application.

Completed application forms should be emailed to Engagement Officer Becky Harrison at engagement@elgiva.com or returned to:

The Elgiva
St Mary’s Way
Chesham
Buckinghamshire
HP5 1HR

The Elgiva Youth Theatre Leader will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to commencing employment (paid for by The Elgiva)

EXTENDED Application Deadline: 10am 3rd December 2021
Interview Date: Wednesday 8th December 2021

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