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Artistic Director

National Dance Company Wales is seeking to appoint an Artistic Director to lead the Company artistically and to create a new signature identity.

National Dance Company Wales is one of the UK's leading dance companies and plays an important role in leading the dance sector and nurturing talent in Wales. It is a middle-scale company that aims to present a variety of work not otherwise seen by audiences in Wales. Based at the Dance House at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, it tours widely in Wales, the UK and globally and has responsibility for the imaginative use of the excellent facilities at its base.

The Artistic Director will be expected to produce an exciting new identity for the Company, not only through his/her own creations but by encouraging and nurturing the work of others. He/she should appreciate the Company's importance within Wales and its strong educational tradition and purpose.

The Company is also appointing a Chief Executive, who will work very closely with the Artistic Director. Reporting to the Board, together they will create a plan for NDCWales' future that is not only artistically exciting but financially responsible.

The successful candidate will need to have a strong creative track record, have experience of artistic leadership within a company and be committed to the professional development of dance artists.

For further information or an application pack contact:
Kelly Twydale, Artistic Coordinator
t: +44 (0)29 2063 5600
e: kelly@ndcwales.co.uk
w: ndcwales.co.uk

Applications close: September 22nd 2014
Interviews (applicants will need to be available for both dates): October 10th & 11th 2014

Chief Executive

National Dance Company Wales is seeking to appoint a Chief Executive to lead the Company and to give it a dynamic new business framework.

National Dance Company Wales is one of the UK's leading dance companies and plays an important role in leading the dance sector and nurturing talent in Wales. It is a middle-scale company that aims to present a variety of work not otherwise seen by audiences in Wales. Based at the Dance House at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, it tours widely in Wales, the UK and globally and has responsibility for the imaginative use of the excellent facilities at its base.

The Chief Executive will be responsible for producing a stable business model for the Company based on artistic excellence while developing new strands of income. The Company is also appointing an Artistic Director, who will work very closely with the Chief Executive. Reporting to the Board, together they will create a plan for NDCW's future that is not only artistically exciting but financially responsible.

The successful candidate will be ambitious and dynamic, having proven management skills, including finance, strategic planning, and team leadership. He/she should have strong communication skills and be good at nurturing partnerships.

For further information or an application pack contact:
Kelly Twydale, Artistic Coordinator
t: +44 (0)29 2063 5600
e: kelly@ndcwales.co.uk
w: ndcwales.co.uk

Applications close: September 29th 2014
Interviews: October 23rd 2014

NDCWales is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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