The Courtyard Art Centre in Herefordshire is Recruiting!

The Courtyard is Herefordshire’s primary arts centre, producing, hosting and supporting a wide range of participatory and non-participatory events both in the main venue in Hereford and at others throughout the county. The Courtyard's Education Team are looking for a new Full Time Education Officer & Youth Theatre Leader

Salary: £17,250
Hours: 40 hpw
Closing Date: 3 JULY 2019
Interviews: Thursday, 11 July and Friday, 12 July 2019. Short listed candidates will be expected to deliver a 30-minute workshop as part of the interview process.

The Courtyard is Herefordshire’s primary arts centre, producing, hosting and supporting a wide range of participatory and non-participatory events both in the main venue in Hereford and at others throughout the county. It is proud of its status as a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England.

The Education & Participation department is responsible for a huge programme of activities, including a large and thriving youth theatre, arts-based courses and classes for all age groups, holiday workshops and work in schools throughout Herefordshire and beyond. This is a very exciting time to come into the department as we are looking to strengthen and expand our existing work on productions and projects with the youth theatre and in the classrooms within schools in the county.

We are looking for two key team players who have strong skills in delivering drama sessions for young people and who are passionate and enthusiastic about enriching young people’s lives through theatre. The successful candidates will be delivering workshops in school, running sessions for The Courtyard’s 400-strong youth theatre at The Courtyard and out at our satellite venues, and devising and leading holiday workshops and pop-up projects, as and when required.

If you are interested in finding out more, please download an application pack from The Courtyard’s website at https://www.courtyard.org.uk/job-vacancies/. If you wish to apply you will need to complete and return the application form by the closing date.