Children and families

Ducks on the hat, made a quack. Owls "whoo whoo" on the hat too. I liked when they moved their feet around. Snow came from the roof.

East Craigs Primary School



General Manager


Full-time post (Salary - £30,500)


Deadline for applications: 9am Thurs 28 June 2018.


Interviews: Week beginning July 16th.


 Dynamic and innovative national early years theatre and play specialists, Licketyspit, seek to recruit a self-motivated, creative and experienced senior manager. You will be joining a friendly core team of three, taking responsibility for the day-to-day financial and administrative management of the organization and a leading role in project and company development, fund-raising, advocacy and strategic planning. This is a demanding but exciting opportunity to join Licketyspit at a pivotal time, with increasing demand for and recognition of the impact of the company’s work in relation to child development, addressing inequalities, boosting literacy and strengthening and celebrating families and communities. Candidates need to share the company’s belief in the ability of the Arts to transform children’s lives.


 Initially for 6 month fixed term contract with a view to renewal subject to funding. The Company is currently based both in Edinburgh and Glasgow and has some flexibility over location.

For Job Specification and Application Form please follow this link to or see below.

document GM Advert document GM Application Form document GM Job Specification




The lack of opportunities in the area for expressive arts experiences for the children is saddening, so having the chance to offer involvement in such a production was invaluable.Early Years Officer, Craigour Park Primary - The LicketyTale of Molly Whuppie, December 2013
Beautiful. Good audience participation. Well presented.Audience member. The LicketyTale of Molly Whuppie, December 2013
Great fun for adults and children. Very entertaining!NC Student, East Craigs Nursery - The LicketyTale of Molly Whuppie, December 2013


Sing along with Margaret & Margaret