Reimagine Producer & Project Manager (Freelance, until August 2021)

Derby Theatre, on behalf of Derby’s Cultural Education Partnership (DCEP), seeks a Reimagine Producer and Project Manager to produce this important project in partnership with cultural organisations across the city.

Hours: 3 days a week, at least 33 days until end of August 21. This is a freelance contract and days worked can be flexible. Possibility of extension subject to funding.

Fee: £4,950

Closing Date: Monday 14 June, 5pm

Interview Date: Thursday 17/Friday 18 June

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About Reimagine

Reimagine is an ambitious, strategically connected, performance programme generated by young people in areas of lowest cultural engagement. 

Derby Theatre is lead partner for this project and we work closely together with our cultural partners, including Déda, Sinfonia ViVA, Baby People, Artcore to provide high-quality performance.  

Each named partner coordinates a Reimagine Hub, with other partners delivering – building sustainable relationships with young people, community partners and schools in this area. 

This project is funded by DCMS via Arts Council England to five areas across the UK and is known nationally as Youth Performance Partnerships Fund. It runs until March 2023.

This Is Derby - Baby People Session

About the Role

You will mainly be based in Derby Theatre but will also have a working space in the other partner organisations.

The post will be managed by Caroline Barth, Creative Learning Director at Derby Theatre. The 33 days can be worked flexibly and are to be managed by the post holder to best serve the programme.

This role has much synergy with the Cultural Education Producer role and can be applied for on its own or together with that post.

We want to actively champion and celebrate diversity. We positively encourage disabled people, African Diaspora people, South, East and South East Asian people or people from ethnically diverse backgrounds to apply to join our teams.

We guarantee to interview any candidate with a disability or from an ethnically diverse background who meets the essential criteria for the role and demonstrates this in the application.

Download Job Description & Person Specification

This is Derby session with young people

How To Apply

To express an interest in this role please send us a statement- no longer than a side of A4-detailing:

  • Why you are interested in the position
  • How you meet the criteria and person specification
  • Your experience in this area
  • Why you believe you would be a suitable candidate for this role

Please email this statement, along with an up-to-date CV and a completed Equality and Diversity Form to by 5pm on Monday 14 June with 'Reimagine Producer' in the subject line of your email.

Please indicate whether you would also like to be considered for the Cultural Education Producer post.

For an informal chat with Caroline Barth (Creative Learning Director for Derby Theatre) about this freelance role, you can request this by emailing Simrun Sandhu at:

Download the Equal Opportunities Monitoring form

If you require these documents in a different format please email

Images: This Is Derby sessions delivered by consortium partners © Kristen Jennings