Come on Board for Stagetext

Unfortunately, the deadline to apply has already passed. However, if you’re still interested in exploring other opportunities to work with Stagetext, we’d love to hear from you. Feel free to reach out, and we can discuss how we may be able to work together.

As a deaf-led charity we are particularly seeking applications from people with lived experience of being deaf, deafened or hard of hearing. We also welcome applications from people who are currently underrepresented in the arts sector, including Black, Asian and minority ethnic people, disabled people, people from lower socio-economic backgrounds, and LGBTQ+ people. 

Who Are We?

Stagetext Staff outside the Mercury Theatre
Stagetext Staff outside the Mercury Theatre

We are Stagetext, a deaf-led charity. We are passionate about making the arts a more welcoming and accessible place. Our small, friendly team works across the UK – both from our office based in the Mercury Theatre in Colchester – and remotely from home.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, parental or caring status, or age. 

You must have: 

  • A commitment to the values and principles of the charity, including the promotion of equity and diversity within Stagetext 
  • Sufficient time and commitment to fulfil the role  

We are looking to appoint new Trustees with the following expertise and experience: 

  • HR 
  • AI and Technology 
  • Fundraising 
  • Advocacy and Engagement 
  • Delivering training or developing training programmes  

 Ideally you will have: 

  • Lived experience of deafness 
  • An appreciation, interest and understanding of arts and culture and deaf access.  

To make an application, please download our application pack below.  

If you have any questions about being a Trustee of Stagetext, contact our CE, Melanie Sharpe, via email [email protected] for a chat (please let us know of any speech-to-text, BSL or other access requirements).

Deadline for Applications: 9am Tuesday 30th April, 2024.

Download role description

Download a Word version of the Trustee Recruitment Pack.

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