Interim Co-Director, Independent Dance


Independent Dance Interim Co-Director (0.8)

Independent Dance (ID) is recruiting an interim co-director with leadership experience to be part of setting the course for the organisation’s future.

ID is one of the UK’s foremost professional development organisations, leading artform and artist development through a programme of rigorous enquiry. Beyond providing professional development, ID questions the how and why of artist development, in constant dialogue with current practice.

The co-director leads on organisational work for this small, busy NPO, sharing responsibility for leadership. They ensure that ID operates in an exemplary way to fulfil the artistic vision, maintain operational and financial viability, deliver public benefit and achieve high governance standards. The co-directors jointly hold the vision and role of ID within the wider artistic, social and cultural context.

2-year fixed term role (potential to extend), pro rata 4 days per week starting March 2020 until the end of February 2022.

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Application deadline Friday 10 January 2020, 1 pm
Interviews held at Independent Dance on Thursday 23 January 2020
Appointment w/c 4 February 2020
Proposed start date Monday 2 March 2020

Salary £36,000 p.a., 4 days a week pro rata
Term of appointment Fixed-term contract, starting March 2020 to end of February 2022
Based at Siobhan Davies Studios, Elephant & Castle, London
Working hours Flexible; generally 10-6 pm, with some evening and weekend work required
Works to Chair of Independent Dance