We are recruiting: Project Coordinator

China Plate Theatre is seeking to appoint a Project Coordinator.

This is a new post tasked with planning, coordinating and delivering a range of artist development programmes, initially focussed on:

The Optimists: a unique training opportunity for emerging theatre makers and producers

Next Stages: bespoke development packages for theatre makers seeking to transition to the midscale (400-800 seats)

China Plate Theatre makes emotionally powerful, socially and politically driven work with a diverse cohort of artists. The company has work currently touring or in development with Contender Charlie, David Edgar, Rachel Bagshaw, Caroline Horton, Chris Thorpe, Rachel Chavkin, Inspector Sands, Urielle Klein-Mekongo, Christopher Haydon, Roy Williams and Tim Sutton.

At the heart of our model is a suite of development programmes to nurture artistic practice, facilitate collaboration, commission work, increase access and widen diversity across scales.

China Plate is Associate Producer at Warwick Arts Centre with a focus on product and partnership development, a key partner in the Rural Touring Dance Initiativeand an Ambition for Excellence funded programme of work aimed at creating a step change in new musical theatre and opera at the midscale.


Closing date: 5pm, Friday 14th February 2020.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 27th February at Zellig, Birmingham - second interviews TBC.

China Plate is an inclusive organisation and an equal opportunities employer. Our aim is to create a diverse and inclusive working environment which reflects the communities we live and work in, both on and off the stage.

Our recruitment process is open to all, but we are particularly keen to hear from BAMER and / or D/deaf and disabled candidates, as these groups are currently underrepresented in our team and the wider theatre sector. BAMER and D/deaf & disabled candidates who demonstrate that they meet the person specification will be prioritized in the shortlisting process.

For more information, or to download the person specification please click here, or visit our About page