Surf The Wave Project Coordinator


We are seeking a Co-ordinator to support the Surf The Wave Project Team to ensure the smooth-running of the programme.

PDSW is launching a major dance project that aims to fundamentally change dance touring in the UK. The three-year project, called Surf the Wave, will run from October 2017 to August 2020. It is a talent development and showcasing project in three phases that will include:

1. A national programme of training, development and networking opportunities for independent dance artists and companies wishing to develop national touring opportunities for their work

2. The UK National Dance Showcase hosted by PDSW in Bournemouth & Poole in May 2019

3. A bespoke programme of support for companies to follow up interest generated through the showcase, and to broaden the reach of their work to national and international audiences.


Salary: £17K-£20K

Terms: Full time, fixed term post 

Fixed Term: 2.5 years

Base: Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth

Travel: This position may involve national travel

Check out for application form and more information about Surf The Wave



How to apply

How to apply

Please submit completed application and monitoring forms to, ensuring you detail how you meet the criteria, and your reasons for applying.

Please note, CVs and cover letters will not be accepted.

Deadline for applications: 5pm Sunday 12th November 2017

Interviews will be held 22nd November 2017, at Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth