Debutots – Call Out for Storytelling / Drama Practitioners

Debutots is an interactive storytelling and dramatic play franchise for children aged 6 months – 7 years, enriching children’s early language and literacy experiences.

We are looking for outstanding part-time Storytelling / Drama Practitioners to join our lovely, talented team. Jobs are available in both areas.

  • Debutots North Down and Ards
  • Debutots Armagh, Banbridge, Craigavon, Lisburn and Castlereagh

Debutots work with schools, nurseries, pre-schools and in local venues across the two areas.

Do you love telling stories? Do you have a fantastic imagination and a genuine interest in working with young children? Are you ready for a new adventure working with Debutots?

Debutots is looking for reliable, honest, articulate and professional individuals to join the team on a part-time basis. Starting small with just a few classes a week and building up as required.

Essential: Previous experience working with children under 8 yrs old.
Desirable: Experience of teaching drama to young children.
Desirable: Experience of running After School Clubs.
Desirable: A drama or teaching qualification.

The position will require you to run:

  • Debutots After-School Clubs for Primary School children (2-3pm and 3-4pm)
  • Sessions in Day Care, Nursery and Primary School settings (in the mornings)
  • Parent and Child Sessions (mornings or afternoons)
  • Holiday Clubs (with other practitioners)
  • Birthday Parties
  • Wedding entertainment

Full training, ongoing support, original stories and session plans plus equipment will be provided.

Access to a car is desirable.

An Access NI disclosure for Child Protection will be conducted.

For more information contact Sarah on 028 3802 2072 / 07764711156
or visit the Debutots website

Job Type: Part-time (the number of hours will increase as the business grows)
Salary: 20.00 per hour

To apply

Applications and CV’s to be sent to

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New Belfast Community Arts Initiative trading as Community Arts Partnership is a registered charity (XR 36570) and a company limited by guarantee (Northern Ireland NI 37645).Registered with The Charity Commission as New Belfast Community Arts Initiative - NIC105169.