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Director of Finance and Operations

Salary £35,000 - £40,000 per annum pro rata

Part time or freelance, 6 - 8 days average per month


NDCWales has a wide-ranging programme of work for different audiences. The Company presents work by international and UK-based choreographers in venues across Wales, the UK and internationally, collaborating with companies in Wales and beyond.


NDCWales wishes to appoint an experienced Director of Finance and Operations to lead on strategy and operational policies in all areas of Finance, Human Resources and Operations, contributing to strategic business planning and ensuring the most effective use of resources.


The successful candidate will have a proven track record of managing people, finance and resources. They will balance strategic thinking with operational management and demonstrate a strong grasp of detail.


For an informal conversation about the post please contact Paul Kaynes, Chief Executive paul@ndcwales.co.uk


For an application pack please contact Paul Kaynes,  paul@ndcwales.co.uk 


Recruitment pack available in English and Welsh.



For more information on the company’s activities, please go to www.ndcwales.co.uk. 




National Dance Company Wales is enlarging the dance company and we are looking for dancers to join the team. Auditions and interviews to be held at the Dance House, Cardiff on 12th & 13th August 2017.

Both posts are open to male and female dancers. Applicants must have significant professional experience, exceptional contemporary and classical technique, as well as strong improvisation and acting skills. Teaching experience and good communication skills are also required for the Company's participation work. Repertoire will include works by Marcos Morau, Roy Assaf, Mario Bermudez Gil, Lee Johnston and the company's Artistic Director, Caroline Finn.


Company dancer contract

This contract is offered on a permanent basis, starting in December 2017.

Contract start date: 11th December 2017


To apply for the position please email CV, a link to your showreel, headshot and cover letter outlining experience to audition@ndcwales.co.uk by 9am Thursday 29th June 2017.                                                                                      


Learning Lead Dancer contract

This is a permanent position, starting in October 2017. As well as being a core dancer of the Company, this new role will support and enhance the Company’s participatory and learning activity, helping devise content for the Company’s learning programmes in line with the artistic vision. A passion for teaching as well as good organisational and communication skills are essential.

Contract start date: 16th October 2017

For further enquiries and for an application form please email megan@ndcwales.co.uk, deadline for applications 9am Thursday 29th June 2017.                                                                                        


Please be aware that due to the nature of both posts, the successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services check. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by Monday 10th July 2017. Due to the high volume of applications we regret that we will only be able to notify those applicants who have been shortlisted. We especially welcome applications from candidates who are Welsh speakers.

Job Description 



National Dance Company Wales is one of the UK’s leading dance companies and plays an important role in leading the dance sector in Wales. It aims to commission and present work not otherwise seen in the UK.  Based at the Dance House at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, it tours widely in Wales, the UK and overseas and hosts and creates a wide variety of dance programmes at its base.


NDCWales is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Registered as a Limited Company in England & Wales No. 1672419

Registered as a Charity in England & Wales No. 326227