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Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is one of the most successful and well-respected conservatoire drama schools in the UK. The School is anticipating that it will recruit for several roles in the coming months as part of plans to enhance its operations and the student experience. Please check back regularly for details of new opportunities.

If you have any further enquiries relating to these roles, please contact the relevant hiring manager as indicated in the further information pack.

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Head of Music and Singing

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is seeking an inspirational Head of Music and Singing to work within the acting department to help provide exciting and contemporary actor training across its BA Professional Acting, MFA Professional Acting and MA Screen Acting courses.

Experienced in teaching singing, vocal technique and the rudiments of music, you will be responsible for leading on the School’s provision in this area, and for overseeing the musical aspects of the Theatre School’s public facing work. The ideal candidate will be organised, creative and able to see the bigger picture whilst retaining the attention to detail and process that the job requires.

You will work closely with the Director of Acting Courses to help develop and deliver a modern curriculum and be a passionate advocate for developing equality, diversity and inclusion within the School.

Contract: Permanent, full-time
Salary: £32,640 per annum
Posted: Thursday 5 May
Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 23 May 2022

Job description and person specification (PDF, 124 Kb)
Further information about the School and role (PDF, 109 Kb)
Equal opportunities monitoring form (Word, 56 Kb)
Application form (Word, 48 Kb)

 

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Movement Tutor (part-time)

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is seeking a part-time Movement Tutor to work within the acting department to help provide exciting and contemporary actor training across its BA Professional Acting, MFA Professional Acting and MA Screen Acting courses.

Experienced in teaching movement for actors and movement direction, you will be organised, creative and able to see the bigger picture whilst retaining the attention to detail and process that the job requires.

You will work closely with the Head of Movement and Director of Acting Courses to help develop and deliver a modern curriculum and be a passionate advocate for developing equality, diversity and inclusion within the School.

Contract: Permanent, part-time (16 hours per week)
Salary: £30,000 pro rata per annum (£12,000 per annum actual salary)
Posted: Thursday 5 May
Closing date: 12 noon on Thursday 19 May 2022

Job description and person specification (PDF, 121 Kb)
Further information about the School and role (PDF, 109 Kb)
Equal opportunities monitoring form (Word, 56 Kb)
Application form (Word, 48 Kb)

 

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Faculty Marketing Officer

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is seeking an experienced Marketing Officer to plan and deliver course- and programme-specific marketing campaigns to ensure that the School’s recruitment targets across its portfolio of higher education, short and youth courses are met.

With responsibility for project managing a range of digital, communications and print marketing activities, the role holder will play a key role in consolidating the reputation of the School’s vocational, specialist training, as well as raising the School’s profile in emergent international markets.

Equipped with a range of relevant experience gained in education marketing, the ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience of running successful campaigns to attract applicants, promote offer holder conversion or to diversify student intakes.

 Contract: Full-time, permanent
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: Friday 6 May
Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday 27 May 2022

Job description and person specification (PDF, 155 Kb)
Further information about the School and role (PDF, 109 Kb)
Equal opportunities monitoring form (Word, 56 Kb)
Application form (Word, 48 Kb)

 

Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor