Are you interested in volunteering at – or for – a cultural organisation in Palestine? Look no further!
To apply for any of the volunteer positions below, send us an email with your CV and cover letter (and work samples where relevant), no later than July 10, 2017.
Starting from July, 2017, The Freedom Theatre is in need of video editors on an ongoing basis, to produce short video clips and give training. The minimum time period is two weeks, preferably longer. Please send work samples with your application.
From the second half of 2017 or beginning of 2018, The Freedom Theatre is in need of a filmmaker/editor to work with us to teach Final Cut 10 and work on a full-length film project. The minimum time period is two weeks, preferably longer. Please send work samples with your application.
During the second half of 2017, the multimedia team is in need of a professional photographer to contribute to The Freedom Theatre’s in-house photography work, including training of students. Please send work samples with your application.
For the second half of 2017 and first half of 2018, The Freedom Theatre needs a grant manager/fundraiser who will produce proposals and reports to donors and/or run fundraising campaigns, as well as maintain The Freedom Theatre’s local grant management system. Experience in grant- and report-writing is required. This volunteer position is ongoing and can be adjusted to the amount of time you are able to contribute. It can preferably be done at the theatre in Jenin refugee camp but also from a distance. English and/or Arabic speaker. Please send work samples with your application.
PRODUCER AND PRODUCTION MANAGER
A producer and/or production manager is needed for practical work and training, starting as soon as possible and for a minimum of one month.
STAGE MANAGER/PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER
From early 2018, The Freedom Theatre is in need of a stage manager/production stage manager to mentor our in-house stage manager in theory and practice. Minimum one month.
LIGHT AND SOUND DESIGNERS
Experienced light and sound designers are needed to give training through practical work on productions and events at The Freedom Theatre, starting as soon as possible. Minimum of one month.
CHILD & YOUTH DRAMA FACILITATOR
An experienced drama facilitator/pedagogue is needed for intensive training of child & youth theatre club trainers, both on basic and advanced level, on different occasions throughout the second half of 2017 and/or the first half of 2018 for a minimum of ten days at a time, preferably longer. Arabic language skills and/or experience of working in Palestine or similar settings are preferred.
Experienced coordinator of community activities is needed as soon as possible, for a minimum of two months, to help develop in-house systems and mentor a local coordinator. Arabic language skills are preferred.
The Freedom Theatre also runs an ongoing internship program, read more here.