With Flying Colours is the Plymouth Cultural Education Partnership’s (PCEP) city-wide, school-based project, funded by the DCMS for the Youth Performance Partnership. They are looking for a Creative Producer to lead this project into its second and third year. Literature Works is pleased to sit on the PCEP.

The With Flying Colours Creative Producer (WFC Creative Producer) will be responsible for driving forward the strategy and providing artistic leadership for this pioneering and ambitious co-created programme of playwriting and playmaking culminating in school and community-based festivals in 3 areas in the city.

You’ll be a creative self-starter happy to talk to people at all levels: children, their families, teachers, head teachers, community leaders, strategic partners and the PCEP. You’ll work alongside the PCEP, the other members of the WFC team and its management group, to deliver this innovative programme of activity, managing school relationships, working alongside communities and supporting artists, writers, directors and other creatives.

You’ll have a working knowledge of schools and a sensitivity to the pressure they’re under, a commitment to communities, knowledge of socially engaged practice and experience of theatre and the arts. You’ll be a great manager of people and project strands, adept at juggling priorities and have the ability to develop partnerships, work effectively in a fast-paced, creative environment.

The WFC Creative Producer is employed by Theatre Royal Plymouth. Theatre Royal Plymouth is the best attended regional producing theatre in the UK and the leading presenter of theatre in the South-West.

Please use this link to access the WFC Creative Producer- full job description.

This is a full-time post for 1 year and 9 months, until September 2022. Salary is £28k.

Applications close 30th November.

For further essential information, visit the Theatre Royal Plymouth’s website.