My trip to Swansea! During the summer, I went on an amazing journey to Wales with three other girls from our circus troupe and two chaperones. I have been friends with these girls for over 8 years and have known them ever since I started at circus and they are some of my best friends. […]
6th of July, 2017
We are recruiting!
Albert & Friends Instant Circus is looking for a Youth Circus Manager. This is a unique opportunity combining both teaching and coordination functions.
A teacher or an artist, you will join a well-established arts charity offering participation in circus to 500 young people weekly in the West London area.
You will have the ability to stimulate and challenge young people creativity through circus while maintain a high standard of safeguarding, health & safety, and equality.
You will impact the lives of young people of all backgrounds and abilities, including our Youth Circus Troupe, students from Special Needs Schools, Pupil Referral Units, areas of deprivation in West London.
The role requires driving a van to the locations of delivery and a valid driver’s license is essential.
This is a fixed term 6 months contract with the possibility of extending pending funding outcomes.
Closing date: 4th of August, 2017
Interview date: 10th of August, 2017, a micro teaching session will also be organised
Start date: 6th of September, 2017
Full job description:
We welcome applicants from all sections of the community.
To apply please send a CV and a motivation letter of 2 pages maximum to Esther Gagne at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also contact us to discuss the role ahead of applying.
We are also looking at expanding our pool of freelance circus teachers for the delivery of our extensive programme of youth circus in West London.
We are looking for enthusiastic practitioners, passionate for circus arts, and with a proven track record of quality teaching in a participatory, inclusive setting. In addition to circus and movement based skills, practitioners must hold a valid DBS check. A valid and clean driver’s license will provide more opportunities as AFIC delivers its programme in various locations, travelling by van with equipment.
The work involves teaching weekly sessions in various schools and community centres, but also contributes to creating performance activity for young people, in particular our Troupe of young performers.
For more information, please contact Esther Gagne at email@example.com
Albert & Friends Instant Circus are excited to be performing at this years HF ArtsFest. With street shows, outdoor performances and workshops throughout the week we look forward to showcasing some of the incredible talents of our young participants. Join us on: Wednesday 8th June 2016, 2 – 3.30pm at Lyric Square, Hammersmith HF ArtsFest […]
One more year has passed and once again we organised the warmest Frosty Fair to show you what our young people have learnt over the past couple of terms and to raise a pound or two for our charity work. Christmas presents, face painting, warm savoury and frosty sweets, raffle and a bunch of smiles […]
Albert & Friends Instant Circus hosted a fun-filled final day at Hammersmith and Fulham ArtsFest in Ravenscourt Park, on 14th June 2015. The A&FIC Troupe shared the stage with the street dancers of Scariofunk Collective CIC and Cat and Hutch Children’s Theatre. Families and park goers enjoyed an entertaining afternoon of acrobatics, street dance workshops/performances […]