Chisenhale Dance Space seeks General Manager

Closing Date: 14 October 2019

Chisenhale Dance Space

Location: Mile End, London

Remuneration: £25,000 p/a



Over the last 18 months, there have been significant, positive changes at CDS. With renewed focus, and with new systems in place, we’re looking for a new General Manager to join us as we continue on a rejuvenated journey towards sustainable, increased public-facing activity, championing under-represented artists.

The General Manager’s responsibilities focus on studio hire and building operations, classes and educational programmes, and financial administration. The General Manager is an integral role in the organisation, leading and managing all earned-income based programmes and venue-based operations, contributing to the charitable aims of Chisenhale Dance Space.

Deadline: 10am, Monday 14th October 2019
Interviews: Thursday 17th October 2019
Start date: ASAP

We are particularly keen to hear from people of colour / BAME applicants, as they are currently under-represented in our team and we are undergoing a process of active change-making at all levels.

Regretfully, Chisenhale Dance Space is on only accessed by a staircase and therefore is not wheelchair accessible.

If this process or information is not accessible to you, please contact current General Manager Mary Helen Young on or 020 8981 6617 for assistance and to discuss an alternative format of application.

If you would like an informal conversation about the role, please email Director Daniel Pitt on with ‘GM ENQUIRY’ in the subject line arrange a conversation. Please note that Daniel is on annual leave until October 7th and will be in touch promptly that week to arrange a conversation ahead of the deadline.