Dance Development Post, Inverness

Dance Development Worker for Inverness and Inner Moray Firth

Full time Salary £22,238

Eden Court is the Highlands’ major arts venue. As well as providing a wide range of performances and films in our two theatres and two cinemas, we also run the largest Arts Education programme of any theatre in Scotland. Over the past three years, Eden Court has worked towards building a critical mass for dance across the Highlands and we have become the Dance Hub for the region.

We wish to appoint a suitably experienced Dance Development Worker for the Inverness and Inner Moray Firth area, to develop and deliver programmes of dance activities around the region, including classes, short projects and performance opportunities in schools and in the wider community. In addition, the post holder will assess the sustainability of dance activities in the Inverness and Inner Moray Firth area and research the potential to expand the programme of dance education.

We have funding to sustain this post for 15 months, and at present no commitment can be made to any continuation of the post after this time. If additional funding were to become available, we would seek to extend the term of employment.

For an informal discussion about the post please telephone Louise Marshall, CREATIVE Dance Artist, on 01463 239 841. For an application pack please contact Cheryl Nicol on 01463 239 841 or download a job pack from our website Applications must be received by Friday 4 th August 2017. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 15th August. Applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure prior to appointment, and must possess a full UK driving licence and their own transport.