Phoenix Dance Theatre is Recruiting a CEO

Role: Chief Executive Officer
Location: Leeds
Application Deadline: Friday 2 October, 12noon

This is a new role and is a part time appointment for two years, that will provide strategic leadership to the company as we enter our 40th year and emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic.

Following the appointment of our Artistic Director, Sharon Watson, to the Northern School of Contemporary Dance and Executive Director Mark Hollander to Leeds 2023, we appointed Charis Charles to our vacant Executive Director post. Charis was our Director of Access and Education and has retained this role alongside her other responsibilities. Alongside this post we are currently recruiting a new Artistic Director and an Access and Education Manager. The CEO role will complete the Senior Management Team and will lead the organisation as we move forward into the next ACE NPO funding period in 2023.

This application pack contains the details of the role and some contextual information about the company. To find out more, we recommend visiting the Phoenix Dance Theatre website. To submit your application please send a Cover letter which addresses the job description and person specification outlining how you feel you meet the requirements and how you would propose approaching the role. Please also send a CV.


Annual salary: £50,000 – £55,000 (pro rata)


Download the Phoenix Dance Theatre CEO job description

Complete the Phoenix Dance Theatre CEO application form