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Company Secretary


ARE YOU ENTHUSIASTIC ABOUT COISCÉIM AND OUR WORK – and passionate about good governance.

We are looking for an articulate, perceptive Company Secretary to sit on our Board and work together with our advisors, Arts Governance and CEO to ensure that CoisCéim is a transparent leader in compliance and good governance.  

We welcome applications from people from all walks of life including those who may have never been associated with an arts organisation before but who believe strongly in our values of:

INTEGRITY – our actions are rooted in honesty, kindness and respect
VIBRANCY – we celebrate creativity, originality, imagination and experimentation
CONNECTION – we believe that working with and for people from different places, cultures, and thinking makes us all better at what we do
JOY – we love our work, we are open-minded and aim to find joy in every day

HOW TO APPLY | Please forward, by email to

  • A comprehensive CV or biography (a statement that summarises your roles, responsibilities and achievements in the organisations in which you currently and/or previously worked)
  • Details of any service as a Board Director, Trustee or any other voluntary/community work
  • An outline of your Company Secretarial

CoisCéim is committed to diversity and equality of opportunity and therefore we particularly welcome applications from those who are underrepresented in the dance sector.  Considering the nature of the position under consideration, Dublin based applications will be prioritised

For further information, please contact CoisCéim’s CEO, Bridget Webster by emailing

GOVERNANCE SUMMARY | The Board of CoisCéim Dance Theatre has an oversight function and a strategic development focus.  Board Members of CoisCéim Dance Theatre serve a 3-year term, renewable to a maximum of 7 years.   CoisCéim is a registered charity, and this is a voluntary, unpaid position.  The Board of Directors meets five/six times per year plus the AGM. Working groups are convened as and when required and Board members are expected to contribute to the ongoing development of the organisation and attend company events where possible.

Please note that the administrative function of the Company Secretary (Board papers, minuting etc..) is delegated to the CEO.  Find out more about who we are and our governance at

Company Secretary

Published on 09.07.2021

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