Could you be Resident Assistant Director at a major regional producing theatre? Applications are open for an 18-Month Residency through the Regional Theatre Young Director Scheme.

They're looking for talented emerging theatre directors (over 18) with no less than 18 months professional experience. Resident directors are offered a production at the theatre as part of the scheme.

You should have a demonstrable commitment to a professional career as a director and you should have an interest in regional theatre and developing audiences. As well as directing, you should be interested in the artistic and operational running of a theatre building, cultural leadership and the wider role of the artistic director.

The deadline for applications is Monday 8th June 2015. Paid Residencies (£19,000 p.a.) are available from Autumn 2015 at Curve (Leicester), Derby Theatre or Octagon Theatre Bolton.

More details and application form can be found here: www.rtyds.co.uk/rtyds-for-directors.php