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24 Mar 2017

DYT is recruiting a new General Manager

DYT is currently recruiting a General Manager. As we celebrate our 40th Birthday we are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to join our team and lead us into the next 40 Years!

Dublin Youth Theatre delivers quality artistic experiences through a full and varied drama workshop programme and the production of excellent, exciting and challenging theatre made by young people. DYT is committed to maintaining a high artistic standard in its productions and to engaging with contemporary theatre and youth theatre on a local, national and international level. DYT engages leading theatre artists and skilled, experienced youth theatre practitioners to deliver its artistic programme.


DYT places itself at the centre of cultural life in Dublin and is a permanent home for an ongoing ensemble of young theatre artists. DYT is a safe, welcoming place where members can meet other young people from all parts of Dublin in a fun, artistic and social environment.

The General Manager is the public face of Dublin Youth Theatre and as the only full-time employee of an organisation run by a voluntary Board and which boasts a large membership, the GM functions as the coordinator of the whole organisation.  The GM works closely with the Artistic Director to deliver and implement a year round programme of activities for DYT’s members. The GM is responsible for the day-to-day management of the organisation including; child protection, general administration, day-to-day financial management, marketing, preparing funding applications, and liaising with stakeholders. The nature of the role demands flexibility and adaptability and he/she must enjoy working with young people. The GM is also responsible for delivering DYT's vision and is supported by a Board of Directors drawn from various cultural and business sectors.

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