Galway Dance Project is Recruiting an Executive Director

Galway Dance Project is seeking applications for the role of Executive Director (part time)

This is an exciting opportunity to take up a dynamic role which offers the candidate the opportunity to shape and evolve the position according to their own strengths and experience.


Galway Dance Project (GDP) is an artist-led, non-profit dance organisation established in 2011 in Galway. The organisation aims to provide high quality dance classes and workshops, as well as choreographic and performance opportunities, for dancers in Galway city and county.

Galway Dance Project delivers supports and resources to the dance sector and promotes the development of dance, as well as aiming to advance dance as a prominent and valued art form in the region.

GDP is a CLG overseen by a board of directors, managed by an Executive Director. Some creative programming, social media and accounting duties are currently outsourced.

GDP is funded by the Arts Council and Galway City and County councils.

Application Process

Please forward a copy of your current CV and an accompanying letter of interest outlining your reasons for applying. Please submit by email only to the Executive Director, Jill Murray, at  by 5pm on Friday 28th July.

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