Assistant Director: New Javaad Alipoor Project

The JMK Trust in partnership with HOME is offering an Assistant Director Bursary on Javaad Alipoor’s next production. This production is the third in a trilogy of shows by Javaad Alipoor and his collaborators, which began with the critically acclaimed Believers Are But Brothers.

The bursary recipient will demonstrate a commitment to living and making theatre in the North West and will also be or become a participant of the JMK HOME Directors’ Group and as part of the bursary will also be responsible for working with the JMK Artistic Coordinator and HOME to support and facilitate the group until next year’s bursary recipient is chosen.

Application Procedure

Click here for a full job pack containing more information. Please send a CV and covering letter to

Please detail:

  • Why you are interested in working on this production.
  • How this assisting opportunity and involvement in the JMK Trust Directors’ group will contribute to your professional development
  • Your relevant experience and what you can bring to the role
  • Your commitment to living and making theatre in the North West

The deadline for applications is Mon 22 April 2019

Interviews will take place on Tue 30 April 2019

We will acknowledge receipt of applications. If you have not heard from us by Fri 26 April 2019 please assume that we will not be taking your application any further. HOME strives to be an equality of opportunity employer. Thank you for your interest in this post. If you have any questions please contact