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VACANCY - Director, The Dock. (Three-year fixed term contract)

As it approaches its 10th anniversary, The Dock, a dynamic multidisciplinary arts centre in Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim, is seeking to recruit a new Director to lead the organisation in its next stage of development.

Salary €47,000 p.a.

Download - Director, The Dock, Job Description

Download - Director, The Dock, Specific Duties

Completed application forms, CVs and letter of intent should be sent to:
Human Resources Section,
Leitrim County Council,
Áras an Chontae,
Co. Leitrim.

(Interviews will be held on Friday 26th and/or Monday 29th September 2014.)

Applicants may be shortlisted for interview on the basis of information supplied. The employer, in respect of this position, is Leitrim Arts Development Ltd. Leitrim Arts Development Ltd. is an equal opportunities employer.

Leitrim Equation - The Leading Edge

As part of the Leitrim Equation Traditional Music Development Programme, musician and singer/songwriter Eleanor Shanley is leading a programme of professional development workshops for traditional musicians to enhance their skills in presenting on stage, marketing and promotion, how to get gigs, and how to get your music played on air. The programme is designed for traditional musicians and singers of all ages, but it is particularly suitable for those planning to make their living from traditional music.

Eleanor will be joined by musicians of international reputation and experts in each field including: Musicians Kevin Crawford, Cathy Jordan, Dónal Lunny, Charlie McGettigan and John Carty; Toner Quinn, The Journal of Music; Sandra Joyce, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance; Keith Conroy, Sound Engineer; Declan Drohan, Musician/Drama Tutor; Karen Ryan, Return to Camden Festival; & Aine Hensey, RTE Radio.


New on-line arts calendar launched

Leitrim County Council Arts Office has just launched a new website to partner the printed ‘What’s On Guide’ in the promotion of arts events in the county. now provides you with up to date information on all arts events happening in venues throughout the county for months ahead with direct links to the venues to buy your tickets or to get more information. If you host a hospitality or information website, please download the guide's logo and include a link on your site.


Culture Night

On the evening of Friday September 19th the county comes alive with exhibitions, workshops and demonstrations across the county. So start planning your evening now – and remember, everything is free!