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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.


Development Assistant

Opera North is looking for an experienced and well-motivated individual to fill the role of Development Assistant. The successful candidate will be motivated and personable with excellent organisational skills and attention to detail and the ability to prioritise under pressure.

Contract type: Permanent, full time
Salary: £17,000 - £21,000 per annum
Deadline for applications: 10.00am, Tuesday 8 May
Interviews: Tuesday 15 May

Development Assistant Job Description

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

Please submit your application to, 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.

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