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Performing Arts Administrator

Southwell is a thriving Independent School established over 100 years ago.  The roll of 600 boys and girls from Year 0 – Year 8, includes both day and boarding students. It has a village atmosphere, small class sizes and offers a great all round education.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part time Performing Arts Administrator.  This is a varied role which will be responsible for assisting the Director of Performing Arts and the Director of Music with the organisation and delivery of the Performing Arts at Southwell, commencing 28th January 2020.

You will ideally have experience in administration, great communication skills and a passion for the Arts.  This role involves dealing with Southwell staff, Itinerant teachers, parents, students and the wider Arts community. Duties include the administration of the Southwell Itinerant Arts programme, supporting all extra-curricular Arts groups, management of resources and providing clerical support for Drama and Music classroom programmes. These duties will require you to have a high level of computer & numeracy skills, an eye for detail, the ability to meet deadlines, to be self-motivated and possess excellent organisational and planning abilities.

Hours of work will be 3 hours a day, Monday to Friday (negotiable), predominantly term time only, with some flexibility.

During the course of the day you will engage with teachers, parents and children, therefore a professional, personable manner and focus on customer service is essential.

A previous background in the Performing Arts would be an advantage.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this position.

To apply, please send  your CV and a covering letter to:  The Associate Headmaster, Southwell School, P O Box 14-015, Five Cross Road, HAMILTON 3252, or email: hr@southwell.school.nz

Also visit www.southwell.school.nz or www.seek.co.nz

Applications Close: 5pm on Friday 1st November 2019