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November 30, 2022

Job Opportunity: Interim Artistic Director

Hosted by Realwheels Theatre

Realwheels is an award-winning, Vancouver-based professional theatre company. We create and produce performances that deepen understanding of the disability experience, and we work toward full inclusion and integration of disability both on — and off — Canadian stages.

The Interim Artistic Director (AD) will work with the Managing Director (MD) to direct the activities of Realwheels, developing and fulfilling the artistic vision and organizational mandate.

**Accountability: **The Artistic Director is directly accountable to the Board of Directors. **Salary: **$55,000 + (benefits offered) based on a 0.8 work schedule (4 days/week) **Hours and location of work: **Realwheels shares an office with other non-profit organizations in South Vancouver. The AD may combine in-office time with working remotely. Evening, weekends, and occasional overtime hours may be required to accommodate activities like rehearsals, shows, and Board meetings. Work hours are flexible, with the expectation that the AD works 4 days per week (0.8 FTE).

Please send a cover letter and your resumé showcasing your interest, experience and familiarity with disability arts, as well as an expression of your vision, goals, and artistic philosophy to board@realwheels.ca We request that all documents be sent in Word format for maximal accessibility. Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis.

Equity: Realwheels is committed to encouraging opportunities and accommodations for people with disabilities to work in leadership positions in the Arts and Culture sector. To this end, we will prioritize applicants with disabilities.

**Accessibility: **At this time, all interviews will be conducted over video chat. Please let us know if you require any alternate accommodations.

Application deadline: November 30

Accessibility

**Equity: **Realwheels is committed to encouraging opportunities and accommodations for people with disabilities to work in leadership positions in the Arts and Culture sector. To this end, we will prioritize applicants with disabilities.

**Accessibility: **At this time, all interviews will be conducted over video chat. Please let us know if you require any alternate accommodations.

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.