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Vacancies

Howard Assembly Room Seasonal Technician (Fixed-term)

Opera North is looking for a seasonal technician to join the Howard Assembly Room technical team. Reporting to the Senior Technician the initial contract will run from 12 January to 23 May 2015.

This role will be attractive to candidates who are wishing to further their career as a theatre technician by working in a busy and intimate multi-purpose venue.

The successful candidate will have excellent experience in sound, lighting and projection within a number of different styles and genres of performance.

Salary: £316.75 per week based on 35 hours a week

Closing date: 10am, Monday 3 November 2014

Interviews to be held in: Leeds w/c 10 November 2014

To apply, please complete and return the application form to:

Appointments, Opera North, Grand Theatre, 46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU or email appointments@operanorth.co.uk. Please note that recruitment is based on application form and references.

Related documents:

HAR Seasonal Technician Person Specification
HAR Seasonal Technician Job Description
HAR Seasonal Technician Application Form
HAR Seasonal Technician Equal Opportunities Form
HAR Seasonal Technician Application Guidance Notes


Movement Trainees (Opera North Education)

Opera North Education has a select few opportunities for passionate and talented movement trainees to join and lead unique Opera North Education projects including an immersive, social impact project for KS1-2 and a project for young people who face communication difficulties and learning disabilities.

We are also keen to hear from experienced leaders living locally within a 50 mile radius, within commutable distance to Leeds and/or Hull.

To express your interest, please email an up-to-date CV and a personal statement (maximum 1.5 sides of A4), outlining your experience, skills and qualities in relation to the person specification below.

Please note, this is a flexible post with specific hours and contract period to be negotiated with the successful applicant. The commitment will be a minimum of 0.5 days per week (dependent on the assigned project/s) from January- July 2015 (initially), with the potential to extend the contract. There will be a small fee to cover any travel costs and limited expenses (£15 p/h minimum).

Email your application by Monday 10 November 10am to education@operanorth.co.uk for the attention of Janet Crowther, Education Administrator.

Related documents:

Movement Trainee Person Specification


Education Activity Coordinator

Committed to producing high quality work that informs, excites and entertains, Opera North is looking for an experienced and well-motivated individual to fill the role of Education Activity Coordinator to manage a range of small and medium-scale projects for the Education Department. The successful candidate will have proven experience working in arts administration/arts education as well as excellent organisational, administrative and communication skills, with attention to detail and the ability to prioritise under pressure.

Salary range: £18,000 – 20,000 per annum, dependant on experience

Deadline for applications: 10am, Monday 17 November 2014

Interviews to be held in Leeds: Monday 24 & Tuesday 25 November 2014

To apply, please complete and return the application form to:

Appointments, Opera North, Grand Theatre, 46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU or email appointments@operanorth.co.uk. Please note that recruitment is based on application form and references.

Related documents:

Education Activity Coordinator Person Specification
Education Activity Coordinator Job Description
Education Activity Coordinator Application Form
Education Activity Coordinator Equal Opportunities Form
​Education Activity Coordinator Application Guidance Notes

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