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Vacancies

Director of Dance Studies

London Contemporary Dance School

Closing date: 12 noon 4th July 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 10th July 2019 (TBC)

Our Proposition

The Place is powering imagination through dance, championing new ideas, embracing risks and creating a dance ecosystem unlike any other in the world. We are involved in the entire lifecycle of dance from education and training to the creative process that leads to conception of new work, through to its creation, production and performance. We have ambitious plans to expand our established international recognition and impact much further.

As we embark on the next stage of our development and delivery of our strategic plan, we have created the new role of Director of Dance Studies. This unique opportunity rarely occurs within our marketplace and we are looking for the best inspirational leadership talent to join our team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive you will be a key member of the Senior Leadership Team. You will be responsible for providing the leadership and management of our staff, delivering the academic strategy, creating a student centric culture that achieves an outstanding experience for a diverse student population. Your responsibilities will include leadership of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, research and all aspects of academic and student support.  You will relish the opportunity for change and innovation and lead the successful delivery of the Periodic Programme Review (2020/21) securing investment and engagement from both internal and external stakeholders.

About You

You will be able to demonstrate impact and profile in the dance community as a leading member of faculty with a strong track record in teaching and/or research and engaging with students to create a positive culture.  Your management, commercial and financial skills will be well established, along with the ability to lead and motivate staff and a commitment to ensuring diversity throughout the organisation, empowering people and inspiring students.

You will be looking to join a world leading organisation in which you can further enhance your leadership and management skills and be motivated by working with like-minded people who are passionate about dance.  We welcome your individuality, innovation and creativity to our organisation which has the appetite for change and an ambition for greater success.

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Our Proposition

The Place is powering imagination through dance, championing new ideas, embracing risks and creating a dance ecosystem unlike any other in the world. We are involved in the entire lifecycle of dance from education and training to the creative process that leads to conception of new work, through to its creation, production and performance. We have ambitious plans to expand our established international recognition and impact much further.

As we embark on the next stage of our development and delivery of our strategic plan, we have created the new role of Director of Dance Studies. This unique opportunity rarely occurs within our marketplace and we are looking for the best inspirational leadership talent to join our team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive you will be a key member of the Senior Leadership Team. You will be responsible for providing the leadership and management of our staff, delivering the academic strategy, creating a student centric culture that achieves an outstanding experience for a diverse student population. Your responsibilities will include leadership of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, research and all aspects of academic and student support.  You will relish the opportunity for change and innovation and lead the successful delivery of the Periodic Programme Review (2020/21) securing investment and engagement from both internal and external stakeholders.

About You

You will be able to demonstrate impact and profile in the dance community as a leading member of faculty with a strong track record in teaching and/or research and engaging with students to create a positive culture.  Your management, commercial and financial skills will be well established, along with the ability to lead and motivate staff and a commitment to ensuring diversity throughout the organisation, empowering people and inspiring students.

You will be looking to join a world leading organisation in which you can further enhance your leadership and management skills and be motivated by working with like-minded people who are passionate about dance.  We welcome your individuality, innovation and creativity to our organisation which has the appetite for change and an ambition for greater success.

Renumeration: In the region of £60-65,000 p.a.

For more information about the role and to apply, please visit www.theplace.org.uk/vacancies or email: jobs@theplace.org.uk

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Rambert2 Programme Manager

Rambert School

Closing date: 9am, Monday 1 July

Interviews: Tuesday 16 July

The Rambert2 Programme Manager is a new role created by Rambert School and Rambert to ensure the smooth running of the MA Professional Dance Performance, validated by the University of Kent, as well as the day-to-day running of Rambert2’s creation schedules and tour. You will be involved in coordination of all aspects of the MA Programme, working closely with the Head of Studies and Director of Research at Rambert School, and the Head of Production, Company Manager and Rehearsal Directors at Rambert.

You will have experience in dance in both a professional and academic setting, touring experience as either performer, crewmember or administrator, excellent communication skills, and be instrumental in facilitating effective collaboration between Rambert School and Rambert on a day-to-day basis.

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The Rambert2 Programme Manager is a new role created by Rambert School and Rambert to ensure the smooth running of the MA Professional Dance Performance, validated by the University of Kent, as well as the day-to-day running of Rambert2’s creation schedules and tour. You will be involved in coordination of all aspects of the MA Programme, working closely with the Head of Studies and Director of Research at Rambert School, and the Head of Production, Company Manager and Rehearsal Directors at Rambert.

You will have experience in dance in both a professional and academic setting, touring experience as either performer, crewmember or administrator, excellent communication skills, and be instrumental in facilitating effective collaboration between Rambert School and Rambert on a day-to-day basis.

Hours of work: 10am-6pm Mon-Fri. Evening and weekend work will be required

Renumeration: In the region of £28,000 – £30,000 per annum

Contract: Permanent

For more information and to apply, please visit the Rambert School website.

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Student Governor 2019/20

Conservatoire for Dance and Drama

Nominations for the CDD Student Governor for 2019/20 are now open.

Students wishing to be nominated as a student governor must submit a nomination in writing and supported by the signature of two other students of the Conservatoire. Nominees must confirm that they are willing to serve as a governor for a period of one year if they are elected, that they are over 18 years in age and are registered on a higher education programme at one of the Conservatoire schools.

Nomination form

Information for nominees about the Board of Governors

 

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Nominations for the CDD Student Governor for 2019/20 are now open.

Students wishing to be nominated as a student governor must submit a nomination in writing and supported by the signature of two other students of the Conservatoire. Nominees must confirm that they are willing to serve as a governor for a period of one year if they are elected, that they are over 18 years in age and are registered on a higher education programme at one of the Conservatoire schools.

Nomination form

Information for nominees about the Board of Governors

 

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