We are looking for- Trustees
Outside Edge Theatre Company is the UK’s only theatre company and participatory arts charity focused on addiction. Our Board of Trustees is currently recruiting Trustees with specialisms in the following areas: Development (Fundraising), PR / Comms / Marketing, Drug and Alcohol / Addiction Treatment, Law and experience working with public sector bodies, especially in public health and/or arts commissioning.
For twenty years, Outside Edge Theatre Company’s groundbreaking workshops and acting ensemble have inspired positive change in recovering addicts. Using drama as a creative outlet, we help participants build confidence, self-esteem and the skills required to lead productive, healthy lives free from substance misuse. We have produced our professional theatre productions about issues related to addiction across the country from treatment facilities to off-West End venues.
We are currently seeking Trustees to work with newly appointed Artistic Director and CEO Matt Steinberg to help lead Outside Edge Theatre Company in its exciting next stage of development and growth. Our AD / CEO manages a full-time Administration and Projects Coordinator and a passionate team of freelance facilitators to deliver our unique programme of work. Outside Edge Theatre Company is a small, fast-paced charity offering Trustees the opportunity to directly affect the organisation’s outcomes and see first-hand the impact of their efforts.
Outside Edge Theatre Company values a diversity of perspective and lived experience and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of substance misuse history, age, disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
A job description and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms can be found here: http://www.edgetc.org/about-us/work-with-us/
We are accepting expressions of interest until 5pm on 27 September 2018, with interviews in early October.
For more information, please see Outside Edge Theatre Company’s webpage (www.edgetc.org) or contact Artistic Director / CEO Matt Steinberg, to discuss any questions you might have about the information listed above.