Dance Ambassador Three-year Freelance contract
8 – 25 days per year, over three years
Fixed daily fee plus expenses
Where: Wales, the UK
When: Workshop Interviews to be held at each venue throughout April 2017, dates tbc.
Deadline for applications: Monday 20th March, midday
National Dance Company Wales (NDCWales) is one of the UK’s leading dance companies and plays an important role in leading the dance sector in Wales. It commissions and presents the work of choreographers not otherwise seen in the UK. Based at the Dance House at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, it tours widely in Wales, the UK and overseas and hosts a wide variety of dance programmes at its base.
NDCWales have received funding for a three-year audience development project at four key Priority Venues in England including; Derby Theatre, The Grand Theatre Blackpool, Lawrence Batley Theatre Huddersfield and Theatre Severn Shrewsbury.
The Company is looking for a passionate individual with a contemporary dance background, local to either Derby, Blackpool, Huddersfield or Shrewsbury, to lead on engaging with new audiences through participatory activity. The ideal candidate would have completed a vocational training program, links within their community, experience of evaluation and monitoring projects and must have experience of teaching dance.
Please be aware that due to the nature of the post, all successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services check, as per NDCWales Safeguarding Policy.
We’re looking for the right person to join our team. We welcome enquiries from everyone and greatly value diversity in our workforce. For further enquiries or to apply for the position, please email CV, cover letter outlining experience and interest in the role, and show reel if available to:
Kelly Twydale, Programme Manager