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Service Manager Lighthouse Theatre

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Friday, 10 May 2019 - 5:00pm

Warrnambool, with a population of 34,500, is the regional centre of South West Victoria. Nestled by the beautiful Southern Ocean the city offers the successful candidate an outstanding lifestyle, services and facilities.

Council is looking for an energetic and visionary Manager to lead Warrnambool’s Lighthouse Theatre - the premier live performance venue in South West Victoria.

The venue includes a fully equipped proscenium arch theatre (584 seats) and an intimate studio space (140 seats), as well as a bar, function and meeting room spaces. The Theatre presents range of programs including a theatre season, morning music and education programs, as well as operating as a venue for commercial and community hire.

As well as overall responsibility for venue operations, programming, marketing and management, the successful candidate will take the lead in charting the future direction for the venue, investigating and implementing new and innovative ideas to deliver exciting and quality performance experiences and opportunities for the local community.

The position offers an exciting and unique opportunity for a leader with performing arts experience, entrepreneurial flair, and strong management, communication and stakeholder engagement skills.

If you are looking to take the next step in your career in the performing arts sector, and continue the development of this important regional cultural centre , we look forward to hearing from you.

For further enquiries please contact Russell Lineham, Manager Recreation & Culture on 03 5559 4869 or rlineham [at] warrnambool [dot] vic [dot] gov [dot] au 

Applications close:       5:00pm Friday 10 May 2019
Salary Range:                $85,522 to $95,486 p.a
Position status:             Permanent Full Time


Warrnambool City Council is an equal opportunity employer that embraces and values child safety, diversity and inclusion.

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