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An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Front of House team to gain valuable skills within one of Derby’s leading cultural organisations. Déda is a creative centre in Derby specialising in Dance, Contemporary Circus and Outdoor Work. Applicants should be able to demonstrate outstanding customer service, teamwork, communication and sales technique.

The Funky Bunch – Déda Ambassadors Troupe

Déda is the midlands centre for Dance, Contemporary Circus and Outdoor Performance. We present a programme of outstanding work from across the midlands, UK and the world for local and regional audiences.

Déda is committed to ensuring our programmes are relevant and current, seeking to work in partnership with those who live and work in Derby and Derbyshire. We are launching The Funky Bunch - a new troupe of local people to help the Déda team develop and shape our artistic projects to ensure they are ambitious and accessible to a wide range of people from Derby and Derbyshire.

Applications can be submitted in the following ways:

  1. Via email to the contact details below:
  2. Phil Hargreaves – Creative Producer at [email protected]
  3. In writing – please leave at Déda box Office or with any of the workers or locations you found the application.
  4. Via video (answering the questions on this application) – please email a link to the video and password to the contact details below:

Phil Hargreaves – Creative Producer at [email protected]

What does being a member of Funky Bunch mean?

The programme will give the troupe members the opportunity to:

Support decision making and help to develop the Déda performance, festival and artistic programme.

Get free tickets to Déda events and potentially other cultural events in the city and region.

Experience arts events across the UK as part of our troupe touring programme.

Have exclusive access to Déda events and behind the scenes activity.

Social opportunities with a range of people across Derby and Derbyshire.

Network with new friends, colleagues and future Troupe leaders.

Receive bursary support towards travel to meetings and events.

And most importantly, free FOOD at each of our teatime troupe meetings.

Number of recruits required: 8

Age guidance: 18+

Time Commitment: X6 teatime troupe meetings

Between 2/3 visits to events

Support towards connecting programmes to local communities.

Attendance at Déda events (if appropriate)

Applications information.

Or pick up a hard copy at locations across the city including:

Déda – 19 Chapel Street, Derby

Quad – Market Place, Cathedral Quarter

Derby Theatre – INTU Derby

Artcore – 3 Charnwood Street

Deadline for applications is Friday 28 February 2020 and the first meeting will take place Thursday 19 March 2020 18:00 at at Déda, Chapel Street, Derby DE1 3GU.

Further information on what Déda does and our activity is outlined below and please feel free to contact the Déda team to ask any further questions, either in person, by phone or via email.

Phone 01332 370911

Email [email protected]


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