Job opportunities

Theatre Maker – Z-arts/STUN

Z-arts are working in partnership with STUN (Sustained Theatre Up North) to offer a development opportunity for an artist who is interested in making work for children and families.

Find out more and how to apply: Theatre Maker Call Out

DEADLINE: Tuesday 11th January 2022, 12pm.

Big Imaginations Artist Imagination Fund  

Big Imaginations want to hear from you if you need some help and support to get your ideas off the ground! 

The kinds of things they are looking to support are:  

  • Research and Development 
  • Professional development  
  • Theatre or storytelling in non-traditional spaces, such as libraries, museums, church halls, galleries, etc.   
  • Stories that haven’t been told yet  

Find out more and apply: Artist Call Out Opportunity 2021-2022 call out

Please send completed applications to by 10am on Monday 6th December 

Digital Artist

We are seeking a Digital Artist to support the creative digital development of Z-arts programme, working with young people and artists to use digital technology creatively and safely.

The successful candidate will work with the team to help to evaluate and identify the best approaches for our audiences and participants, and to hone our skills to continue to develop our digital action plan.

TIMEFRAME: January – June 2022 (2 days p/w)

HOURS; The hours of the role are 15 hours per week – a good deal of flexibility is possible for the right candidate.

Rate: £200 per day

Download the Job Description & Application form via the links below:

Digital Artist JDPS 2021

Z-arts application form (part 1) 2021

or contact Paul by email or phone:
0161 226 1912 /

Deadline: 10am 25th November

Interview date: 9th December

Start Date: 12th January 2022

We particularly welcome applications from those currently under-represented in the industry as a result of social, gender, financial, ethnic, cultural, or disability barriers

Trainee & Assistant Facilitators

We are recruiting for Trainee & Assistant Facilitators!

Voluntary Z-arts Trustee

We are recruiting for new trustees, including a new chair and treasurer to help support Z-arts’ vision and strategy.

Are you interested in…

  • Creative education?
  • Children’s theatre, literature and literacy?
  • Developing artists (theatre makers and arts facilitators) making work for children and young people?

The successful applicant would be expected to donate a minimum of 60 hours per year to trustee duties, including preparing for and attending meetings and events.

You do not need to have previous experience as a trustee, as mentoring and induction is provided.

DEADLINE: Friday 3rd December.
We accept video and audio applications, as well as written expressions of interests. 

Find out more about this opportunity: Z-arts Trustee Recruitment Pack

Any questions, please contact

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