Vacancies + Volunteer

Producing Assistant

(3 days a week Jan – September 2023)

Salary: £25k (pro-rata), OR £120 per day freelance

About the role

Love to ensure everything is running smoothly? Super organised with great admin skills?

Join us, at Apples and Snakes as our Producing Assistant –  an exciting early career opportunity for a super-organised administrator to support the Artistic Director and Producers, with the smooth delivery of the company’s projects & events during our 40th year celebrations.

Apples and Snakes is England’s leading organisation for performance poetry and spoken word, with an international reputation for producing engaging and transformative work. 

Our mission is: to champion poets and poetry, amplify unheard voices and challenge expectations of what poetry can be

We are an inclusive and flexible employer working across the country. We mostly work remotely (although we have office space at The Albany, Deptford that can be used) with regular team meetings in London.

We are dedicated to ensuring equity for all. We actively encourage applications from people belonging to all protected groups; reflecting the artists and communities we work with. As an organisational priority we are developing strands of work to challenge anti-blackness and we particularly welcome applicants of African or Caribbean heritage. 

How to Apply

Download this application Producing Assistant Job Pack

Once you have read this, send in either of the follow:

  • a CV and supporting letter (no more than 2 sides of A4), or,
  • a video, or audio application (no more than 2.5 minutes)

detailing your experience and skills and how you meet the person specification to

Important dates

Closing date for applications: Tue 3 Jan 2023

First interviews: Wed 11 Jan 2023



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