Scottish Opera

Deputy Stage Manager

Salary: £633 per week

Fixed term contract: 22 August – 1 November 2022

Closing date for applications: midnight, Sunday 10 July 2022

Scottish Opera is Scotland’s national opera company. We take world-class opera to all corners of Scotland, ensuring that as many people as possible can enjoy this wonderful art form.

We are seeking to recruit a Deputy Stage Manager for our Opera Highlights Autumn Tour.

We require an experienced theatre professional to work as an integral part of the production, rehearsal and performance process. Ideally, you will have at least three years’ experience in a touring opera or musical theatre environment. An ability to follow a vocal score is essential to this role.

Good communication, team working and problem solving skills are essential as well as a working knowledge of Health & Safety within a theatrical context.

The tour includes extensive travel across Scotland to various sized venues therefore flexibility and willingness to adapt to new environments is essential. Category B driving licence and experience driving a LWB vehicle is desirable.

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The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 10 July.

First round interviews will take place on Wednesday 13 and Thursday 14 July.