Deputy Stage Manager (Traverse Festival 2019)


The Traverse Theatre is currently looking to appoint a Deputy Stage Manager to work on Traverse Theatre Company production Enough by Stef Smith. The role will run from Monday 1 July to Sunday 25 August 2019.

The Deputy Stage Manager is responsible for creating a ‘book’ through presence in rehearsals and by communication with the Director, Designer, Lighting Designer, Composer, Sound Designer or any other creative team members. Other duties include; maintaining excellent communication between the rehearsal room and the rest of the organisation, assisting in the creation of props or furniture, and maintaining a thorough show report.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience as a Deputy Stage Manager as well as excellent organisational and communication skills. For more information please download the Job Description.

If you wish to apply for this post please send your CV along with a covering letter and contact details for 2 referees to

Please note all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and, if applicable, must hold any necessary work permit and/or visa.

Interviews will be held at the Traverse Theatre on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 June 2019. If you have been selected for interview you will be notified by 6pm on Monday 24 June 2019. If you have not heard from us by this date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Closing date for applications is 10am on Friday 21 June 2019.

The Traverse Theatre aims to be an equal opportunity employer.