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Director (Maternity Cover)

Employer Youth Theatre Ireland
Job Type Arts Administration CEO or Managing Director
Location All Ireland
Specific Location Dublin
Salary A gross salary equivalent to €48,000 per annum will be paid
Closing Date 09/05/2018
Application Form Director-Maternity-Cover-Job-Specification.pdf 140.12 kB


Youth Theatre Ireland is the national development organisation for youth theatre. We support a network of youth theatres that deliver year-round programmes of drama workshops and performance opportunities to young people aged 12 - 25 in cities, towns and villages across Ireland. We are unique in our commitment to youth-centred drama practice, and we promote youth drama opportunities that focus on the artistic, personal and social development of young people.

Youth Theatre Ireland is funded through multi-annual strategic funding from the Arts Council of Ireland and as a national youth work organisation by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs.

We are now seeking an experienced and effective arts leader to lead the organisation for a period of 10 months to cover the Director’s maternity leave.



Deadline for receipt of applications is Wednesday 9th May at 5pm.
Please provide a letter of application detailing your suitability for the role and complete the accompanying application form.
Please email your application in the strictest confidence to: [email protected] marked for the attention of the Chairperson.

Shortlisting will apply

The job specification and application form can be downloaded from

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