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Vacancy for a Dance Theatre Practioner

We are recruiting a highly skilled, enthusiastic and committed dance theatre practitioner with a minimum of three years professional experience of delivering projects in community and educational settings who will be the lead delivery artist for Qdos Creates.

 

The majority of projects will involve working in a variety of community and educational based settings to deliver bespoke workshops and projects for children, young people and vulnerable adults.  You may also be required to devise an original performance or portray a character at a community, educational or heritage based venue.

 

Applicants must be experienced, have a professional attitude and be reliable and highly organised with a passion for working with children, young people and vulnerable adults in a wide range of settings. We work with people of all ages from diverse backgrounds and use creativity to boost self-esteem and increase confidence. The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and enjoy working with a wide range of people to build trust and relationships with participants and develop opportunities for engagement in creative arts.

 

Salary: £20,000 - £23,500 (depending on experience)

Hours: 30 - 37.5 per week (tbc with successful applicant)

Duration: 1 Year (with a possible extension to a permanent contract)

Probationary Period: 6 months

 

Deadlines and Dates

Closing date for application Monday 26th February 2018

Interview and practical workshop date - tbc

Contract start date - tbc with the successful candidate after interview

 

Please email info@qdoscreates.com for an application pack

Integenerational Choir

Join our Integenerational Community Choir led by Andrea Small. Do you like singing? Do you think you might but have never tried?

Come along and try this group where we will be singing a range of songs. No audition, written music or instruments just lots of lovely harmony. Meet new people, socialise and relax. Refreshments available to buy.

Andrea is a founder member of the 'Natural Voice Practitioners Network' and firmly believes that everyone can sing!

Sessions every Thursday, 10am until midday, at West Studios (The Old Boys Grammar School), Sheffield Road, Chesterfield, S41 7LL. Everyone welcome of all ages! For more information contact anjie@qdoscreates.com or call the office on 01246 500799.

 

 

In Jnauary and February we are delivering:

  • Performing Arts course for post 19 students from Greenacre School, Barnsley
  • 'All Dance' performance project, Chesterfield
  • Music workshops at Judith House, Women's Refuge, Barnsley
  • Music, movement, art and craft workshops at the women's refuge in York
  • Outings for the Autism Social Group, Barnsley
  • Healthy wellbeing workshops for Altogether 4 Autism, Doncaster
  • Community Choir at West Studios, Chesterfield
  • Creative wellbeing workshops at Oakwell Centre, Kendray Hospital and Recovery College, Barnsley
  • 'Relax and Revive' workshops for dementia carers at Biads, Butterflies and Dementia Cafe, Barnsley
  • 'Believe in Yourself' workshops for young carers, Barnardos, Barnsley
  • Arts Awards mentoring in association with Ignite at Carlton and Horizon Schools, Barnsley