Experience Opportunity

Young Company - Trainee Assistant Director

This year we are offering one of our Young Company members the chance to join as a Trainee Assistant Director. This is an opportunity for someone aged 18-25 who lives or works in East London* to get into the room and learn the role of Assistant Director through practical working alongside our Director, Katie Greenall. You’ll be mentored through the process by Katie and the L&P team.

The Trainee Assistant Director will:

- Support our Director in Young Company sessions

- Shadow external facilitators

- Work towards taking the role of Assistant Director on our production

- Have the opportunity to meet 1:1 with Nadia Fall, Stratford East’s Artistic Director

- Be paid a bursary of £2000, this is based on the hourly rate for the current London Living Wage.

The ideal candidate will:

- Have a keen interest in learning more about directing and facilitating

- Have little to no pre-existing experience of directing roles

- Have no professional credits as a Director

Apply by midday on 29 Sept