Posted: Sep 5, 2023

Management | Board of Director - FT

Royal and McPherson Theatres society - Victoria, BC
Application Deadline: N/A

The Royal and McPherson Theatres Society (RMTS), a registered charity, manages the operations and stewardship of the Royal Theatre and McPherson Playhouse on behalf of their civic owners and citizens of the region; cultivating a vibrant cultural hub for our community.


The RMTS is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors consisting of:

  • three Municipal Councillors,
  • three to five Capital Regional District (CRD) Appointed Directors, and
  • three to seven Elected Directors (elected by the Board of Directors currently serving as members of the society)


The Board works to maintain, preserve, and further develop the Royal Theatre and McPherson Playhouse, providing governance and management of the RMTS’ resources.

The RMTS is actively recruiting for one Elected Director to begin serving in October 2023. The ideal candidate for this current position would have:

  • Professional background in Human Resource management
  • Ability to provide guidance on HR best practices
  • Familiarity with developing HR policies
  • Experience working with not-for-profits and charities
  • Familiarity/experience with arts and culture organizations would be an asset


The RMTS is committed to developing a diverse board of directors that represents the broad community that we serve. We encourage and welcome applications from all people with diverse backgrounds, abilities and lived experiences.

How To Apply:

If you have an interest in supporting the performing arts and cultivating a vibrant cultural hub for our community, we welcome you to apply. Please submit a professional CV/resume and brief outline of your interest, relevant professional skills and experience to: [email protected] by 9:00am September 15, 2023.

By providing an expression of interest to serve on the RMTS board, applicants agree to be part of a process, and acknowledge they may or may not be appointed or elected to the RMTS during any given appointment or election cycle.

We thank all applicants in advance who apply and for their interest in serving on the Board of the RMTS.