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Vacancies

Listed below are all current vacancies at the New Vic. We are an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community.

If you are interested in any of these positions, the relevant application form must be completed. In the interests of fairness, we do not consider CV’s and covering letters when shortlisting candidates for interview.

The New Vic does not keep CV’s on file, so please only apply based on advertised vacancies.

Current Vacancies 

Financial Controller (Temporary)

6 month contract
Salary £32,320 per annum
Full time – 40 hours per week

This role is responsible for planning and control of the finances of the New Vic Theatre (Stoke-on-Trent & North Staffordshire Theatre Trust Limited) and subsidiary companies, ensuring that the aims and targets of one of the country’s leading professional theatres are achieved in the most cost effective way.

The successful candidate must hold an accountancy qualification; have experience of producing accounts to a statutory level and of working in the accounts function at a senior level.  Good financial management, planning, communication and team leadership/management skills are essential.  Knowledge of the accounting requirements for charities, the arts funding environment and experience of working in the charity or arts sector are desirable.

Deadline for receipt of applications is  Friday 7 July 2017 at 10 a.m.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 20 July 2017

For further information download the job pack and application form, or e-mail recruitment@newvictheatre.org.uk or telephone 01782 381371.

Casual Workshop Freelancers

Our workshop team are responsible for bringing to life the sets, floors, furniture and other scenic items for all New Vic productions.

During the theatre’s busier periods we rely on support from experienced freelancers who contribute both to scenic artistry and prop making on a casual basis. We are pleased to say that we are now looking to expand our database of Casual Workshop Freelancers.

Typically they have a mixture of skills, including carpentry, theatre prop making and set building, interpreting design drawings, specialist painting and texturing techniques.

If you would like to join our database please download the application form here: Casual Workshop Freelancers App Form and return along with some recent pictures of your work to recruitment@newvictheatre.org.uk or by post to: New Vic Theatre, Etruria Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 0JG.

Your details will be kept on file and you will be contacted when suitable opportunities arise.

The New Vic is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community.