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Technical Manager

The Executive Committee of the ADC Theatre wish to appoint a full-time Technical Manager from September 2019 for one year.

About the ADC Theatre

The ADC Theatre is a department of the University of Cambridge and the oldest university playhouse in the country. The Theatre's aim is to provide a unique opportunity for students to experience and learn about all aspects of theatre, while presenting professional standard productions. During university term time, we usually present two shows a night at both the ADC Theatre and our smaller studio venue, the Corpus Playroom. The Theatre is run by a small full-time management team, overseen by the Executive Committee.

About the role

The Technical Manager oversees the technical operations of the ADC Theatre. The main purpose of this role is to provide a well-equipped and safe environment in which all building users can enjoy, learn about and become involved in different aspects of theatre, specifically technical theatre.

In line with the ADC Theatre's aims to provide opportunities for people to learn about theatre, this role is ideal for a recent graduate as it allows the role holder to gain invaluable experience in the management of a venue and to learn about all aspects of theatre operation.

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Please note: Interviews will be held on Friday 28th June.

Fixed-term: 1 years.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

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Please quote reference XA19419 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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