Freelance Creative Workshop Facilitators needed!

What are creative workshop facilitators?


Are you a skilled theatre practitioner? Are you passionate about sharing your skills with others?

Do you love what you do? Are you looking for casual freelance work?


If you are all of those things then GlassBox Theatre would love to hear from you.


One of the biggest focuses for GlassBox moving forward is the way we work with, support and enable arts engagement opportunities for the people within our community of Medway, especially those who otherwise might find access or inclusion difficult. As part of that strategy, we are looking for creative freelancers with theatre related specialisms to join our pool of workshop facilitators. Workshops facilitators will deliver workshops in their own specialisms at our base here at MidKent College Campus.


Disciplines could include but not limited to playwriting, directing, design, special effects, crafts, technical theatre, producing, performance art & literature.


Essential Skills:


  • A minimum of 1 year experience working as a facilitator, leading workshops with people, preferably within theatre/live performance industry or in an education capacity

  • A background in a theatre related specialism

  • A self-starter who can lead, take initiative but work well collaboratively

  • A skilled and personable communicator able to communicate effectively with a range of people

  • Ability to lead workshops, inspiring confidence, self-discovery and encouraging creativity

  • A flexible approach to adapt to the needs of the group within each session, changing plans as necessary

  • Good project management skills, organised and self-motivated

  • Imaginative & creative flair

  • Passionate about the theatre industry

  • Commitment to respecting diversity in all its forms


Desirable skills:


DBS checked


Terms:


  • FEE: Negotiable paid per workshop (freelance)

  • Must be self-employed

  • Reporting to Theatre Manager



To apply, please send CV and accompanying statement with details of the workshops you'd like to provide to box.office@midkent.ac.uk