Assistant Director – Southampton JMK Group

We are looking for an assistant director for Samuel Hodges' upcoming production of The Shadow Factory written by Howard Brenton. This is a world premiere to open Southampton’s brand new theatre NST City.

The JMK Trust in partnership with Nuffield Southampton Theatres is offering an Assistant Director Bursary. The bursary is an arts scholarship, funded by the Leverhulme Trust that will provide a learning and training opportunity for a talented emerging director, based in the Hampshire/Wiltshire/West Sussex/ Dorset /Isle of Wight area who has demonstrated a commitment to directing and a passion for theatre making.


The Leverhulme Bursary consists of £2,350. Expenses and travel costs will be covered by NST.

How to apply

Please send a CV and covering letter to Hannah Bevan by 12pm Friday 17thNovember. Interviews will be held at NST with Sam Hodges, Jo Holding (JMK) and Hannah Bevan.

Please see the Nuffield Southampton Theatres website for a Job Description and more details on how to apply.

If you have any questions please contact