New Board Members

Job Title: New Board Members
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Reference: TDC-Board Application
Contact Name: Laura Rutty
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 22, 2018 10:44

Job Description

Tom Dale Company seeks new Board Members

If you’re passionate about the arts and interested in getting involved, we could be looking for you. Tom Dale Company, Arts Council National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) and one of the UK’s leading contemporary dance companies is interested in meeting highly motivated, forward-thinking individuals with a view to expanding the company’s newly elected board of directors, led by Chair Marianne Barraclough.

We are keen to broaden our Board’s skill-set, background, network, and are particularly interested in hearing from individuals with expertise in: 

·     Finance

·     Fundraising 

·     Technology/New Media 

·     Practising Artists (Dance or other artforms)

Creative digital content & its synergy with dance is the major artery pumping through TDC’s practice. It is woven into all our programmes of work. The Company’s vision, through its collaborations with the digital arts, is to re-imagine dance and audience’s relationship to it in order to:

  • TRANSFORM the audience’s experience of dance
  • IGNITEt he public appetite for dance
  • DEVELOP new audiences for dance
  • INSPIRE the next generation of dance makers

We are entering an exciting period of national and international development – and we’d like to hear from you if you’re interested in playing a strategic role in the company’s dynamic future.

TDC is committed to equality and promotes diversity and access across all our activities and our workforce. We are committed to equality of opportunity and encourage applications from individuals from underrepresented groups. 

Please note that this is an unpaid, voluntary opportunity. Board meetings take place quarterly and attendance at company performances and events are encouraged. Additionally, Directors may be asked to sit in sub-committee/ working groups. Tom Dale Company, registration number 5706214 | Registered Charity in England and Wales 1177150 


Closing date for applications: Sunday 25th November 2018

To apply please submit:

  • 300-word statement detailing why you are interested in the position of joining the board and what expertise you would bring.
  • CV
  • Completed Equal Opportunities Form

For further details of how to apply please contact Laura Rutty, Company and Participation Manager via