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June 9, 2022

Managing Director

Hosted by Realwheels Theatre

Realwheels Theatre is an award-winning theatre company with a mandate to create and produce performances that deepen understanding of the disability experience. Despite the pandemic, Realwheels has seen great growth over the last three years. We are in a strong fiscal position with many organizations and partners excited to work with and for us as we move forward in representation, advocacy, and professional theatre work through a disability lens. We are looking for a strong leader with passion and excitement to help us continue to grow and thrive.

POSITION OVERVIEW The Managing Director will bring a unique combination of skills and knowledge that will allow them to be able to manage day-to-day operations with a compassionate and solution-focused mindset, while also being a big-picture thinker who is ready and able to build networks and take Realwheels to the next stage of development.

We are looking for an individual who possesses strong entrepreneurial, financial, and fundraising skills to administer and grow this equity-based theatre company. The Managing Director will be charged with oversight and management of all facets of the company’s operations as well as the development of strategic and funding partnerships for future growth.

* Realwheels is open to this position being a job share. 

Deadline: June 9, 2022

Accessibility

If you require any accommodations in your application process, please let us know via the email address above or at 604-763-2695 (this is the phone number for Amy Amantea, the Board President, so please leave a message) at least three days prior to the deadline. We can discuss a submission format that is most equitable and accessible for you. We do request that documents be sent as a Microsoft Word document for accessibility of our board members. 

Realwheels strongly supports and values diversity and fosters an equitable and inclusive work environment. We welcome and encourage applications from members of all equity-seeking groups and invite you to self-identify in your application. We will be pleased to assist you with appropriate accommodation in the interview and/or workplace.

Organizations

Realwheels Theatre

Realwheels Theatre creates and produces performances that deepen understanding of the disability experience. We tell stories in which disability itself is not the focus of conflict, but rather forms the landscape upon which universal issues are debated onstage. Our vision is full inclusion and integration of disability both on – and off – Canadian stages; a barrier-free, diverse performing arts world that reflects the real world and all of its people.