Job Opportunity at STEP

May 9th, 2013

 STEP is inviting applications for a Conference Director. 

Over the past seven years STEP has explored, developed and sustained an innovative programme of drama and theatre education projects with and for young people in Southwark. Its main aim was to achieve a greater synergy and integration between Schools and the STEP Theatre Partners in being alert to and developing drama and theatre projects with young people in and out of school.

STEP is now looking to put its new project centred funding strategy into action and is looking for someone to work with the board on a freelance basis to help achieve its new aims and specifically to take responsibility for organising the next conference.

The person appointed will be able a self-starter used to working independently. They will be quick to assess situations, knowledgeable about the field of drama and theatre work with young people and able to create as well as seize opportunities for organisational and project development. They will have a strong sense of the importance of strategy, be an excellent communicator and creative practitioner.

For more information, please download and read the Job Description (below). 

To apply, or for more information, please send your CV and letter to Chris Lawrence, STEP Treasurer at

The deadline for applications is Friday 31 May

Shortlisting will take place on 5 June and shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview on the morning of Wednesday 12 June.

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