Programme Lead

Leicester, Leicestershire
05 Jun 2019
24 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Programme Lead. 29.6 hours per week. Permanent.

An opportunity has arisen in the Performing Arts department for a Musical Theatre specialist to lead and deliver on the Level 3 and 4 Musical Theatre programmes.  In addition, there will be opportunities to teach across our range of innovative degree programmes.

We are looking for an inspirational and enthusiastic individual who will be able to promote, maintain and develop the current highly successful provision. With exceptional success rates and students gaining places at top UK conservatoires, you will have industry knowledge and experience in staging Musical Theatre and be able to support students in their progression to industry.

You will have a full teaching qualification and be educated to degree level (or equivalent) along with previous teaching experience preferably at HE level. You will also hold a Level 2 in maths and English (GCSE Grade C or above, GCSE Level 4 or above or equivalent).

As a Programme Lead you will be required to sustain and develop high quality teaching and learning along with leading in a vibrant schedule of student productions and maintain and develop links with professional theatres, companies and the commercial sector locally, regionally and nationally.

With a broad range of skills and knowledge in musical theatre, singing and acting you will lead modules and deliver at Levels 3 and 4 in the following areas:

  • Musical Theatre Performance (Major Production Projects)
  • Singing
  • Acting techniques
  • Rehearsing and devising theatre
  • Additional dance/choreography skills would be useful.

Closing date:           24th June 2019

Interviews:               03rd July 2019

We are one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the UK with more than 20,000 students studying with us on a wide range of courses. Our mission is to equip people with the skills they need to be successful in education, in work and business and in their personal lives.

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