New opportunity – Hearts & Minds seeking new Artistic Director

Artistic Director

£28,500 pro rata, 28 hours per week (open to discussion for full time post of 35 hours)

Hearts & Minds, the home of Clowndoctors and Elderflowers, is looking to recruit a new Artistic Director to join the small and busy team in Edinburgh.

The Artistic Director’s role is to ensure that the mission of Hearts & Minds is accomplished artistically by overseeing the artistic development of the programmes as well as the workshops programmes linked to these. The Artistic Director is a senior member of the management team.

We are looking for an experienced, creative and confident team leader with extensive experience in theatre or other relevant media management.

The Artistic Director will also have a working knowledge within clowning or physical theatre, excellent written and verbal communication skills and enough flair and embraces and supports an ethos of teamwork to deliver the goals of Hearts & Minds.

Hearts & Minds is a small organisation that makes large demands on itself to achieve the highest standards in in delivering the work.

The Job Description, Application Form and Equal Opportunities form are available here

Closing date for applications is Friday 20th October 2017 at 12 noon.

Interviews will be held in Edinburgh the week commencing 30th October 2017.

(Please note: no financial support will be given to attend interviews.)


Any questions should be directed to Michelle Armstrong, Joint Chief Executive

E:        T. 0131 229 4037