We’re looking for an Executive Producer

Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is seeking a full-time Executive Producer to join and lead our small, dedicated team in Fremantle.

The Executive Producer works closely with the Artistic Director / CEO and Board of Management and is ultimately responsible for the Company’s business operations and annual program delivery.

The successful applicant will have an ability to manage, ie, plan, organise, staff, coordinate and control the many activities and functions of the Company while also contributing to strategic planning processes. The position manages a team of three permanent staff plus casuals and contractors.   The position will suit applicants with the capability to hold an executive position and with the aspiration to develop into a CEO role.

The role requires an understanding of or experience in operations management, human resources, marketing and communications, financial management, fundraising, and producing. Experience working in the arts sector is required.


To apply send a cover letter (3 pages max) and a current CV with a minimum of two referees to ad@sppt.asn.au by the closing date. The cover letter should address the Selection Criteria from the Job Pack (download).

Applications close at Midnight on 9 July 2017.
Interviews will happen during the week beginning 10 July. Preferred starting date for the position is Monday 21 August 2017.

For more information contact: Philip Mitchell, Artistic Director / CEO, 08 9335 5044, ad@sppt.asn.au

Join our 2017 Volunteer Team!

Our volunteers are our most valued supporters and are vital part of Spare Parts Puppet Theatre. Currently we are looking to expand our volunteer community for 2017 and we would love for you to be apart of it. We are opening our doors to people who want to volunteer some of their time to assist us in bringing fun-filled and loveable shows to the public that the whole family will enjoy.

Our volunteer team’s duties include meeting and greeting our audience members on their arrival, ushering our in-theatre productions and they are often the first point of contact for most patrons. Whether you have a passion for puppetry, want to network with fellow arts lovers or just want to be apart of a great team, we would be happy to welcome you aboard.

If you would like to learn more about volunteering opportunities or talk over you could assist us in other ways, please contact Emily on 9335 5044 or email admin@sppt.asn.au

Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is waiting to hear from you today!