Artistic Directors Robert Connor & Loretta Yurick speak in studio about one of their programs, Well-Dance for Seniors.

 

 

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Bring joy & transformation to people's lives.

Dance Theatre of Ireland is a professional contemporary dance company based in a beautiful purpose-built Centre for Dance in Dún Laoghaire, with extensive Arts & Health, Arts Participation, Educational Outreach and Performance programmess, working locally, nationally and internationally.  Over 3,500 people of all ages engaged in participatory dance activities throughout the year, and the Company delivers over 200 Educational Outreach workshops annually, plus performances.  We promote a very welcoming atmosphere, and our dance activities bring  joy and transformation into people’s lives, with opportunites for all ages to Learn, Create, and Perform.

Programmes Manager
Full-time Contract position


We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Programmes Manager to manage and develop the Company’s growing Dance & Health programmes, Community and Educational dance participation programmes and performance projects.  This is a new position, involving the overall business management and development of Dance Theatre of Ireland.

The Programmes Manager will manage the inter-relationships of the many DTI outreach activities, and progress the deepening and expanding Arts Participation programmes for all ages. They will develop and expand the Well-Dance for Seniors and other Dance & Health programmes, seeking performance opportunities for the flagship, Vintage Youth Ensemble and developing partnerships along the way.  They will also work with DTI’s core staff in managing the Centre for Dance and Educational Outreach programmes, monitoring financial and attendance targets, leading and directing Marketing and PR strategies.

Experience in Management and Operations in: Arts participation & learning, Event management, or producting & touring esential; knowldge of strategic & financial planning and business/finance development; a passion for dance, theatre, or performing arts; excellent entrepreneurial acumen and marketing experience; fluent computer & IT skills; and an appreciation for life-long learning & creativity, and the transformative impact of dance on people’s lives. 

A forward and creative thinker and organiser. A person who highly values - and takes great satisfaction in - getting people to engage in the arts, for its creative and health benefits, and the importance of connecting people to their own creativity and to each other, whilst building community.

Please see DTI Spring Newsletter for an overview of our current activities.

Detailed Job Description

Minimum 5 years experience.

Please send your CV and a letter of application along with this completed Questionnaire to:

The Artistic Directors

dancetheatreireland (at) gmail (dot) com

All applications will be held in strict confidence.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Centre & Outreach Coordinator

Full-Time Contract position

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Coordinator for a multi-faceted, full-time position, managing DTI’s Centre for Dance programme of classes and its nation-wide Educational Outreach Programmes. This role is very active both in client facing and financial aspects. The Centre & Outreach Coordinator’s  primary responsibility is managing the enrollment / attendance/ financial  tracking of all activities and facility use, interfacing with classes participants, Outreach clients and agencies, liaising with DTI teachers, and managing a wide range of key relationships.  We work with wonderful people of all ages, and many agencies.

The position requires expert and personable marketing,  business, sales, management and communications experience in the arts, service or retail sectors, plus a high de.gree of financial and business acumen, including fluent computer skills, particularly Excel. And a passion for dance!

Please send a letter of application and CV.  Your letter should express your interest in the role, the skills and attributes you would bring to it  and your relevant  experience.

Please see DTI Spring Newsletter for an overview of our current activities.

Detailed Job Description

Minimum 3 years experience.

Please send your CV and a letter of application along with this completed Questionnaire to:

The Artistic Directors

dancetheatreireland (at) gmail (dot) com

All applications will be held in strict confidence.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Thank you.

Dance Theatre of Ireland works with a range of creatively skilled professionals who are artists as well as administrative, management and production staff. If you are a dancer, video or digital artist, graphic designer, sound designer or composer, lighting or set designer, technical director, stage manager or production manager, arts administrator or accountant interested in dance, please feel free to contact us with your CV at any time.

Dance Theatre of Ireland welcome professional enquiries for the following:

 

Artistic
Interested Dancers & Dance Teachers, designers (graphic, digital, video, costume, lighting designers) or composers/musicians may submit CVs at any time. Submit CV to recruitdanceire (at) iol (dot) ie

Production/Technical Staff
Dance Theatre of Ireland look for experienced Production Managers, Lighting and Sound Technicians for projects in 2018/19 Submit CV to recruitdanceire (at) iol (dot) ie

 
 

 

 
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