Vacancy – Assistant Director and Production Support

Vacancy at Devizes Outdoor Celebratory ArtsDevizes Outdoor Celebratory Arts (DOCA) are seeking an Assistant Artistic Director & Production support

Fee:  Salary: £12,870 pro rata for 15 hours per week, (equivalent to 37.5 hrs weekly and a full-time salary of £32,175).

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 Assistant Artistic Director and Production Support. You will work with our Artistic Director, Administrator and Event Support and Project Development posts, volunteer coordinator, seasonal staff or project contractors and artists and work closely with our board of Trustees.  Your immediate focus in this role will be the delivery of next events, supporting our AD to deliver them smoothly and support the programming for 2023 events. You will seek to engage with local partners as well as having a good understanding of both national and international sector.  You will have good practical knowledge of delivering festivals and working with communities.

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, with a team that do the same, the contract requires evening and weekend work.

How to apply

Please complete our online application form by clicking the link HERE and you can email info@docadevizes.org.uk with a copy of your CV and a covering letter, please use the subject line FAO Loz and the position you are applying for.

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

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