National Dance Company Wales: Artistic Director

Full time
Closing date
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Posted by: NDCWales

Date: 19 October 2020

National Dance Company Wales is looking for a visionary Artistic Director to lead the company in achieving its mission to make great dance with and for all kinds of people in all kinds of places and our core purpose to create programmes which resonate with the diverse communities of Wales. We aspire to ignite an interest in dance with the widest range of promoters; building large, broader audiences for dance.  

We seek a creative leader with a compelling, distinctive vision for the future of this repertory contemporary dance company and who will provide outstanding artistic leadership. The Artistic Director will curate inspirational programmes of work, enthusing company members, audiences and participants with the transformational power of dance. 

A strong collaborator, you will be an experienced curator of dance, creative producer, programmer, choreographer, or from another creative background in dance.

This is a full-time permanent position based in Cardiff.

Salary £50-£55,000 a year

Social justice, equality and fairness are at the core of everything that NDCWales does. We are committed to ensuring that everyone in Wales has equal opportunities to access dance. NDCWales will seek to ensure that no one receives less favourable treatment because of having a protected characteristic. We particularly encourage applications from people who are underrepresented in the dance sector, and from those who experience discrimination due to race, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, disability or age. We are dedicated to meeting access requirements; just let us know what you need.

For further information and an application pack in various formats please visit our website

Closing date for applications 10.00, Friday 27 November 2020

Registered as a Limited Company in England & Wales No. 1672419

Registered as a Charity in England & Wales No. 326227