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Trainee Artistic Director

Extant is about to embark on an exciting 3-year new leadership development programme, supporting new visually impaired talent at a higher level within the Company and developing new leadership models in collaboration with their higher education partners.

As part of this, Extant is offering two brand new paid Trainee Artistic Director (TAD) opportunities over the next 3 years.

Our Trainee Artistic Director will be an imaginative, ambitious and energised blind or partially sighted candidate with experience of working in the performing arts, or an emerging visually impaired artist with some experience of making theatre.

Extant wish to remove social and access barriers during this recruitment process and are happy to arrange one-to-one calls during the recruitment period.

About The Role

This is a 15 month 3 day per week (0.6 FTE) fixed term contract.

Extant will be as flexible as they can to accommodate your existing plans and projects during the traineeship.

Location: Extant offer hybrid working with the TAD expected to be in the office at our home in Carlton Mansions, Brixton House for some of the traineeship. (They are open to supporting regional candidates to undertake the traineeship and will discuss the best way to do this with successful applicants.)

Salary: £30,000 per annum pro rata

Closing date: 9am Monday 24 April 2023.

For more information please view the full job pack visit the Extant website.