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Friday, October 26, 2012


The Rhodes University’s Drama Department is inviting applications for a Production Manager as well as a Supervisor of Design Services. Both are Support Job Types.

Production Manager: Department of Drama is required to work closely with the Head of Department, the Theatre Director and Theatre Administrator to facilitate the effective running of the departmental performance venues including the theatre and the box both as teaching and professional venues. The aim is to ensure the smooth running of all productions. Requirements: A Bachelors degree/diploma (preferably in theatre technology) plus six years’ relevant experience. Alternately, Matric plus nine years’ relevant experience.

Supervisor: Design Services: Department of Drama: The purpose of this position is to provide artistic and technical guidance to staff and students with the staging of departmental productions and practical examinations, designing sets and costumes where and when needed, and supervising the realisation of such. A significant part of the job includes the teaching of scenography and other related subjects on graduate and post-graduate levels. Requirements: A suitable Bachelors degree with three years’ relevant working experience or six years’ relevant experience.

Closing date and time for both applications is November 5 at 12h00. For further information: or enquiries at e-mail: