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House Teams Coordinator

Casual – 3 hours a week

Closes:
27th Nov 2022
Rate: $31.58 per hour, plus super.
Advertised (Gazettal date): 17th Nov 2022
Contact: Emily Small, General Manager, info@improvtheatresydney.com.au

Details: Improv Theatre Sydney (ITS) is a creative, inclusive and world-class school for students of improvisation. We are also Sydney’s first dedicated Improv theatre. ITS endeavours to evolve and be recognised as the home of Improv in Sydney and a leader in the improv community globally.  We are an emerging collaborative hub for international improv in the Southern Hemisphere. The successful applicant will contribute to the vision and mission, and do their part to be Australia’s premier institution for improv classes and shows.

ITS has undergone significant growth and now boasts an annual intake of over one thousand registrations and over twenty casual staff. Our rolling house team ensembles are made up of graduates who have successfully auditioned to be a part of a team that performs weekly on Friday evenings.

The House Team Coordinator role involves:

  • Being the point of contact for House Team members;
  • Programming and organising weekly Big House shows at ITS;
  • Running quarterly auditions for House Team members;
  • Managing the administration involved in tracking House Team membership payments, enrolment and any other issues that arise;
  • Managing the House Team coaches; and
  • Ensuring House Team rehearsal times and spaces are booked.

The House Team Coordinator role reports to the General Manager, but is generally self directed. This role requires strong administrative skills, exceptional interpersonal communication,  an expertise in organising and managing people, as well as a love for improv and all things ITS!

ITS supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/Other Requirements: Applicants should be aware of and able to apply the ITS Code of Conduct.

The successful applicant will be expected to have strong administration skills with Google Suite, as well as utilising social platforms to communicate and manage people. A background in improvised Theatre is also desirable for this position however relevant experience in Theatre and/or comedy will also be acceptable.

Applicants should be Sydney based or able to be in Sydney on a weekly basis.

How to apply: Please submit your expression of interest in the role to info@improvtheatresydney.com.au, including your resume and a short written response detailing your suitability for the role.

To ensure the selection panel can view your application, all documents must be saved in Microsoft Word formats (.docx, .doc), Rich Text Format (.rtf) or pdf.

Procrastinators take note! We are looking to fill this role ASAP, and will begin reviewing applications on a rolling basis as they come in.