Technical Manager Vacancy

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Stopgap Dance Company are looking for a Technical Manager to join our touring team on a freelance basis

Black and white photo of a hand over the horizontal wheel of a wheelchair.

Black and white photo of a hand over the horizontal wheel of a wheelchair.

The postholder’s main responsibility will be to relight our latest indoor mid-scale touring production and to operate the lights, and sound and projection, which will be integrated on QLab. You will be touring as a part of a team consisting of 8 dancers, a Stage Manager, and an Access Worker.

The Technical Manager will be involved in the production from early April 2023, until the production is taken out of our repertoire in 2026. We would ideally like the Technical Manager to be available on the 6th April to learn the show when we do a technical dress run.

Salary range £30,000 – £40,000 pro rata

About Stopgap 

Stopgap is an inclusive dance company that tours nationally and internationally to flagship venues. Our track record includes national tours of Switzerland, Japan, Spain and to less economically established countries such as Algeria, Albania and Palestine through the support of The British Council.

If you would like to find out more, or to apply, please send your CV and a short covering letter outlining your professional experience to

Alternatively, you can send us a video or voice recording outlining your relevant experience too.

Please also fill in an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form below.

Deadline to apply: Thursday 16th March 2023