As Graffiti approaches its 40th anniversary, we are looking for a dynamic, talented and highly motivated individual to deputise and lead the Creative Learning Programme over the course of the current director’s maternity leave.

The role comprises two main areas: Creative Learning and Activate Youth Theatre.

Creative Learning

Graffiti’s Creative Learning programme comprises a range of high quality workshop offerings to schools and other settings. These range from drama skills to workshops helping children prepare for the move to Secondary school, to performance based subject specific pieces.

Activate Youth Theatre

Graffiti’s Activate Youth Theatre programme comprises five groups ranging from 8 to 18 years of age with almost 100 members. They meet weekly for facilitated drama workshops here at Graffiti, facilitated by Graffiti’s Activate Director and a dedicated team of drama facilitators.


Duration: Specified purpose contract – Duration of maternity leave

Hours: Full time (with some evening work, with time off in lieu in working week)

Location: Graffiti, Blackpool, Cork

Reports to: Artistic Director & CEO

Salary: €40,044 per annum

Please note: This role is subject to successful completion of Garda vetting

How to Apply:

    • Deadline for receipt of applications is Wednesday 4th October 2023 at 9pm.
    • Shortlisting may apply.
    • Please provide a letter of application detailing your suitability for the role and a CV detailing relevant skills and experience. 
    • Shortlisted candidates will be subject to interview and the successful candidate must be able to take up the position for a mid November handover.

Please email your application in the strictest confidence to:  with email title: Creative Learning and Activate Director Maternity cover

For further information on job spec please click on ‘Job Description’ or ‘More Info’ below. 

Graffiti is an equal opportunities employer.

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Date Posted: 19 September 2023
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