Playhouse Vacancies - Head of Development and Head of Engagement

Posted on 18 Jun 2021

This is an exciting time to join The Playhouse and we are always looking for talented people to come and work with us in a range of roles across the theatre.

We are currently recruiting for:

Head of Development and Head of Engagement

The Playhouse Derry/ Londonderry is seeking applications for the positions of Head of Development (Hours: 40 Hours, Salary: £31-36k) and Head of Engagement (Hours: 40 Hours, Salary: £31-36k).

Head of Development at The Playhouse will help gather resources and investment for transformative ideas, both big and small, that nurture people and communities. We imagine working with someone inspired by ideas and motivated by helping to make them happen.

The Head of Engagement is at the core of the creative engine of The Playhouse. We have always championed the connection between theatre / art-making, learning and community participation. Working closely with the CEO and Theatre Producer / Director and across the organisation you will put the needs of people and communities at the heart of what we do.

Full recruitment packs for both roles, with full job descriptions available at

To apply send an up to date CV, the monitoring form and a letter (2 page maximum) to outlining your suitability for the role, in particular paying attention to address the essential and desirable experience, skills and attributes. Shortlisted candidates will then be invited for interview.

Deadline Monday 21 June at 5pm. Interviews will be held W/C Monday 5 July.

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