Opportunities with powys dance

Powys Dance Administrator

Powys Dance is looking for an administrator to fulfill a crucial role in our enterprising dance development agency. The Administrator will be responsible for ensuring the effective and efficient administration for the day-to-day running of Powys Dance and the Dance Centre.


Hours:             22.5 a week

Salary:            £17,000 - £19,000 per annum pro rata

Location:         Llandrindod Wells, Powys

The Company

Powys Dance has been a part of the cultural fabric of Powys for more than 35 years.  Working across age ranges, social backgrounds and abilities we hope to encourage more people to enjoy participating in dance.  We are a community and education-based dance company and dance development agency who believes that dance is an exciting and accessible art form that inspires creativity and joy, stimulates learning and has deep routed health benefits that extend beyond fitness into holistic wellbeing.

Job description and application form:

Job description (English)

Job description (Cymraeg) 

Application form (English)

Application form (Cymraeg) 

Deadline:  noon on 12.10.17

Interviews: 18.10.17

Call for Project Manager - Feasibility Study for Powys Dance, Llandrindod Wells

Powys Dance wishes to appoint a Project Manager on a contract basis, either as an individual or an appropriate business, with extensive experience of managing arts projects, and in particular capital developments.  Once selected through a competitive tender process the candidate will assist Powys Dance in appointing a business and design team and lead the company through a Feasibility Study process to RIBA Plan of Work 0-2.

Expressions of interest and tenders are invited from Project Managers by 13th October 2017.  The fee for the Project Manager is up to £7,500.

The role of the Project Manager

The Project Manager will work with Powys Dance to:

  •  Select and appoint a Design Team to develop the project up to RIBA Work Stage 0-2.  This should include developing a Design Brief
  • Select and appoint a Business Consultant
  • Assist and support the Steering Group
  • Set out a clear timescale and milestones
  • Monitor the progress of work by both teams
  • Ensure that appropriate governance procedures are in place
  • Ensure that both teams provide all that is needed to complete the Feasibility Study.

Once appointed, the Project Manager will work with Powys Dance to appoint the Design Team and Business Consultant, and together the Team will deliver the Feasibility Study.

Interviews for the Project Manager will take place on Wednesday 25th October at Powys Dance’s Dance Centre venue in Llandrindod.  Candidates will be informed by 20th October 2017 if they have been shortlisted for interview.

Project Manager Brief

Please send your tender to Amanda Griffkin, Powys Dance, The Dance Centre, Arlais Road, Llandrindod Wells LD1 5HE or via email: amanda@dawnspowysdance.org

Deadline 13.10.17

Interviews 25.10.17