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Development Officer

Polka Theatre is seeking a Development Officer.


Application deadline: December 16th 2019

This role offers the perfect opportunity for an ambitious and creative professional to support income generation as part of the development team.

Polka is one of the few theatres in the UK dedicated exclusively to children. Based in Wimbledon since 1979, Polka creates world-class theatre to entertain and inspire young audiences. Over 90,000 people come through our doors each year. We recently closed the building to undertake a £7.5M redevelopment, reopening to the public in Autumn 2020.

The post holder will play a vital role supporting Polka to capitalise on this major moment in the company’s history. You will help launch our renewed fundraising offer in the lead up to our high profile re-opening, maintain relationships with our existing supporters and communicate the value and impact of Polka’s work.

SALARY: £20,000-£21,500 per annum, dependent on experience

HOURS/TERMS: Full Time, One Year fixed term contract with potential to extend

We are willing to consider flexible ways of working in order to attract the right candidate.

For further information go to our website


Deadline for applications is: Monday 16th December 2019

First interviews: Thursday 19th December 2019

Polka Theatre

London SW19 1SB

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