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Jobs and Careers with Opera North

Opera North is England's national opera company in the north and a leading European arts organisation. Acclaimed for its imaginative programming and innovative productions on the main stage, Opera North also programmes its own venue, the Howard Assembly Room, with an enormous diversity of activity.

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.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Box Office & Reception Assistant (Fixed Term)

We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate Box Office & Reception Assistant to join our team on a full-time, fixed term contract. Using the Spektrix ticketing system we are looking for an assistant who will develop the full potential of each customer relationship, maximising sales and fundraising opportunities, and ensuring that an excellent customer experience is provided from first contact through to attending the performance itself. 

The role also includes working as part of the Reception team to provide a welcoming and efficient company Reception to Staff and visitors to Opera North and Leeds Grand Theatre.

Please note that we are reserving the right to close this particular vacancy earlier than the quoted date if we receive a particularly large volume of applications.

Salary: £16,747.80 per annum (pro rata)
Deadline for applications: 10.00am Mon 23 July 2018
Interviews: Wed 1 August 2018

Box Office & Reception Assistant Job Description

Application documents: 
Application Form | EDI Monitoring Form
Application Guidance Notes | EDI Policy

Please submit your application to appointments@operanorth.co.uk, and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application.


Opera North Education Repetiteur

An opportunity has arisen within the Education team for an experienced, well-motivated pianist to work full-time alongside the Opera North Education choral delivery and instrumental teaching artists to contribute to the delivery of a range of education projects across the north of England.

The successful candidate will have a solid classical music training and be able to demonstrate a high level of musical skill, technical proficiency on the piano and music literacy. This post is subject to satisfactory DBS clearance and the ability to work across locations.

Salary: £25,220 per annum (pro rata)
Deadline for applications: 10.00am Mon 20 August 2018

Opera North Education Repetiteur Job Description

Application documents: 
Application Form | EDI Monitoring Form
Application Guidance Notes | EDI Policy

Please submit your application to appointments@operanorth.co.uk, and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application.


Education Early Years Delivery Artist

An opportunity has arisen within the Education team for an experienced, well-motivated individual to deliver the early years music programme for pre-school children and to support the delivery and design of family activity for those under 7 years old.

The successful candidate will have a solid classical music training and be able to demonstrate a high level of musical skill, music literacy and experience of working professionally delivering engaging music sessions for the Early Years. This post is subject to satisfactory DBS clearance and the ability to work across locations.

Salary: £28,345 per annum (pro rata)
Deadline for applications: 10.00am Tue 28 August 2018

Education Early Years Delivery Artist Job Description

Application documents:

Application Form | EDI Monitoring Form
Application Guidance Notes | EDI Policy

Please submit your application to appointments@operanorth.co.uk, and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application


Marketing Officer

Opera North is looking for an experienced and well-motivated individual to fill the role of Marketing Officer.

The Marketing Officer will work closely with the Head of Marketing to ensure the delivery of marketing activity aimed at maximising income through ticket sales, developing audiences, raising wider awareness of the Opera North brand and its activities, and contributing to the growth and development of the Company.

The successful candidate will have proven marketing experience, excellent communication and organisational skills, and the capacity to work flexibly and proactively in a busy working environment.

Salary: c. £ 19,000-23,000 per annum dependent on experience
Deadline for applications: 10.00am Fri 10 August 2018
Interviews: W/c Mon 13 August 2018

Marketing Officer Job Description

Application documents

Application Form | EDI Monitoring Form
Application Guidance Notes | EDI Policy

Please submit your application to appointments@operanorth.co.uk, and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application


       

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.