JOIN OUR TEAM AS A PLAY SPECIALIST FOR SPILL 2018
For SPILL Festival of Performance 2018 Pacitti Company are looking for engaging and imaginative play specialists to facilitate 5-12 year olds in a Block Magic experience.
Set on Ipswich Waterfront, Block Magic is a constantly shifting playground structure made from coloured crates. Determined by local children, using dedicated software to tell us what they want, imaginative play spaces are designed then built daily as physical structures for kids to play in. The project is a collaboration between Pacitti Company and local architectural practice EDRM.
Block Magic prioritises the wants of children, encouraging young people to work together on design and build, enabling teamwork and confidence. It foregrounds kids in charge, creative imagination and young folk building their own physical and social structures. For more information on the installation visit spillfestival.com/block-magic.
The aims for children’s play experience with Block Magic is:
- to support children in building imaginative structures i.e. Castles, bridges, moats etc.
- to engage + encourage children to play in and on these structures.
- Experience working creatively with 5-12 year olds
- An understanding of the project itself, with a comprehension of it’s aims for children in Ipswich
- DBS checked (or available to be DBS checked)
Rate of Pay: £12.50/h
Dates: Thursday 25 October: 19.00-20.00
Friday 26 Oct – Saturday 3 Nov 2018 (except Monday 29): 10.00 – 15.00 (AM shifts) / 15:00 – 20:00 (PM shifts)
Sun 4 Nov 2018: 10.00-16.00
Location: Ipswich Marina
HOW TO APPLY
To apply please send your CV and a covering letter outlining relevant experience and your reasons for wanting to work with us on Block Magic to Alice Sandon, Participation Producer, firstname.lastname@example.org.
When applying please specify:
- DBS Status
N.B Priority will be given to individuals who are more able to be flexible with dates/times.