Darlington Hippodrome

Technical Manager

Vacancy ID: 007584
Salary: £29,323 – £32,486 Annually
Benefits & Grade: Grade O
Terms: Permanent, 37 hours per week

Darlington Hippodrome is a 1000 seat, grade II listed Edwardian theatre. Adjacent is The Hullabaloo, a flagship theatre for children, built within the former Edwardian Fire Station. Both are owned and operated by Darlington Borough Council and are at the heart of Darlington’s cultural offer and its sense of community.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Theatre Team at a key time, as the theatre undergoes a major restoration scheme funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, which will both conserve the theatre and create a thrilling new 21st Century theatre offer. 

The successful candidate will manage all aspects of Darlington Hippodrome’s performance space

The successful candidate will manage all aspects of Darlington Hippodrome’s performance space and have a wealth of technical knowledge of theatrical operations, acquired from experience in the industry, with a proven track record of delivering excellence in all areas of theatre presentation. A creative and dedicated professional with management experience, you will possess excellent communication and organisational skills, as well as a positive and flexible approach to problem solving.

To Apply:

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Lynda Winstanley, Theatre Director, on 01325 406735.

An online application form and further information are available from www.darlington.gov.uk/job-vacancies.

Alternatively, you can contact Xentrall Recruitment Services, Tel: (01642) 526992 or email: recruitment@xentrall.org.uk

Closing Date: 04/06/2017
Interview Date: 19/06/2017