Resident Theatre Practitioner

Resident Theatre Practitioner

Closing date: Friday 12 May 2017


Giggleswick School is seeking to appoint a Theatre Practitioner for a one-year residency with effect from September 2017.


This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented, flexible theatre maker to develop their skills working with 11-18 year olds in a fast-paced, innovative, professional and supportive environment.


You will support the curricular and co-curricular work of the department, helping to inspire and deliver a range of creative activities and shows: a willingness to contribute to all aspects of theatre production is essential. This is a residential post and includes some evening and weekend duties within a boarding house for those suited to a boarding role.


There are many reasons for applying for this residency. The post can be an excellent springboard for anybody thinking about teaching as a career, or it is a good opportunity to focus on developing a range of Theatre Practitioner skills.


In addition to the above we also offer;

  • A salary of £12,000 per annum which is inclusive of 5.6 weeks’ annual holiday pay
  • A self-contained flat is provided rent free within a boarding house for those willing to undertake boarding duties otherwise assistance with accommodation may be available
  • Lunches will be provided free of charge during term time
  • High quality working environment in a beautiful 215-acre campus
  • Free access to on-site facilities, including gym, sports courts and swimming pool 

If you would like to apply for this post, further details and an application pack are available from Lindy Jowitt, HR Administrator, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. telephone 01729 893 096.


Giggleswick School is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment by complying with the school’s Child Protection Policy at all times.  

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