Head of Stage and Technical, Chichester Festival Theatre


Our Technical Department team is recognised for its excellence and the collaborative part it plays in bringing our shows to the stage. We are now seeking applicants for a new role, leading the team as Head of Stage and Technical. 

As Head of Stage and Technical, you will provide first-class leadership of the Stage department, supporting the Technical Director, producers, production managers and creative teams in the realisation of shows on both of our unique thrust stages, and elsewhere. You will oversee the scenic elements of all our productions and events, running the stage operations and balancing the needs of productions alongside those of other CFT departments, as well as deputising for the Technical Director.   

We are looking for someone with a passion for live art and an excitement for developing the stage department, maximising the potential of our seasonal staffing model alongside the development of the full-time team to support our work. You will need a positive, flexible leadership style to back up your demonstrable ability and technical skill.  If this sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you. 

Full details of the role can be found in the job pack on our website https://www.cft.org.uk/job/head-of-stage-and-technical

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