We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

  • Commission Opportunity: Composer

    Applicants to apply before 13 July 2018, 12pm

    Mind the Gap, in collaboration with Walk the Plank, is seeking an experienced freelance composer/musician to be an integral part of the artistic team, and lead on the creation of a score for an hour-long, large scale, outdoor spectacle: “Zara: Daughters of Fortune”.

    The Composer will work alongside a skilled team of artists, including learning-disabled musicians, to create a score that might include soundscapes that enhance storytelling, projection, song (choral and solo) to bring aural impact that reflects the scale of this world-first production.

    Mind the Gap is one of Europe’s leading learning disability theatre companies, and is based in Bradford West Yorkshire. Zara: Daughters of Fortune is a co-production with Walk the Plank, funded through Arts Council England Ambition for Excellence and others.

    Development and Composing: Aug 18 – Jan 19
    Recording: Feb 19
    Events: Zara will take place Halifax and London during April and May 2019.

    Fee: A fixed fee of £5000 (plus VAT if applicable)

    It is expected that the fee will cover all artistic meetings, composing and delivery of the final score.

    Limited travel expenses covered, as mutually agreed.

    This is a freelance position, the post holder will be responsible for their own national insurance and tax payments.

    Application Deadline: 13 July, 12pm

    Interviews: Tues 24 July

    Download further information here…

    Please send a CV and examples of your work to Lisa Mallaghan or call 01274 487390.

  • Volunteering at Mind the Gap

    Applicants to apply before Ongoing

    We always welcome volunteers and placements at Mind the Gap. If you would like to give some of your time to us, whilst gaining experience with England’s largest learning-disabled theatre company, click here!