Opera North is England’s national opera company in the North and one of Europe’s leading arts organisations. The Company is committed to producing work of the highest quality that excites, challenges and entertains. It tours not only throughout the North of England and to London, but also to opera houses on the continent in cities such as Prague and Barcelona; it performs at major international festivals including Edinburgh and Ravenna. Through its Education department the Company seeks to encourage people, of all ages and from all walks of life, to explore the art form of opera and the work of Opera North; in doing so it seeks to break down perceived barriers to engagement with the artform. It seeks to champion excellence in opera and related fields by, with and for young people and to use arts participation and performance to enhance the health and well-being of people in the communities where we work.
Opera North is looking for an experienced and well-motivated individual to provide pastoral and administrative support for children and young people, aged 4-19, during ON Education and Mainstage activities.
The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of the developmental needs of young people, age 4 – 19, and what good pastoral support entails, in addition to excellent communication and presentation skills, both written and spoken.
Salary: £ 22,000 per annum.
Deadline for applications: 10am, Monday 4th February 2019
Interviews to be held in Leeds: Week commencing Monday 11th February 2019
For an application pack, please visit https://www.operanorth.co.uk/about-us/jobs/
Please submit your application to email@example.com, and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application.
Opera North is committed to the Arts Council England’s Creative Case for Diversity in all aspects of our recruitment and employment practices. We actively welcome applications from people from all backgrounds, including BAME communities who are currently underrepresented in the workforce.
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