Vacancy – Artistic Director

Vacancy at Devizes Outdoor Celebratory ArtsDevizes Outdoor Celebratory Arts (DOCA) are seeking an Artistic Director

Fee:  £14,196 pro rata for 15 hours per week ((equivalent to 37.5 hrs weekly and a full-time salary of £35,490)

Hours: 2 days a week flexible working. Initially until May 2023 with a view to extension funding pending
Application Deadline: Close of business Friday June 3rd, 2022

Devizes Outdoor Celebratory Arts (DOCA) is an exciting outdoor arts charity with a mission to bring people together to have shared, magical experiences by transforming places, hearts and minds.

We are currently looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and committed individual to take on the role of Artistic Director, who will expertly lead DOCA into the next exciting adventure in its journey. You will manage our Administrator and Event Support and Project Development posts, volunteer coordinator, seasonal staff or project contractors and artists and work closely with and develop our board of Trustees.  Your immediate focus in this role will be the delivery of next events, but you will have a strong eye on your next strategic steps guided by our recently created action plan, fundraising and programming for 2023. You will seek to engage with local partners as well as having a good understanding of both national and international sector.

As DOCA has no physical base you will work remotely, and on a range of event sites and local venues in Devizes as required. You will need to provide your own laptop. You must be able to work flexibly, and manage a team that do the same, the contract requires evening and weekend work.

How to apply

Please email complete our online application form by clicking HERE,  you can send a copy of your CV and a covering letter by email to please use the subject heading line FAO Loz and the position you are applying for

For an informal chat call Loz Samuels – Artistic Director – 07500786541

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Closing date for applications – Close of business Friday June 3rd, 2022

Notification of interview 10th June

Interviews held between 22nd and 24th of June

Anticipated start date asap