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Volunteering and Work Experience

Fantastic opportunities to be part of Opera North, the national opera company for the North of England based in Leeds.

Opera North strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer.

Current Opportunties

Event Host (voluntary)

The Howard Assembly Room at Opera North is seeking volunteer Event Hosts to assist with front of house duties for events including gigs, classical music recitals, film screenings, talks, workshops, and visual arts installations.

Shifts are mainly evening and weekends. Duties are varied and include welcoming audience members, assisting the general public and selling merchandise.

Benefits include working within a professional arts environment and seeing performances for free.

Excellent interpersonal skills and flexible working hours are required.

To apply, please download your application pack.


Work Experience

Opera North is currently reviewing its provision for work experience placements. Please keep checking this page for updates.

Please also note that we are unable to accept work experience placement requests for anyone under the age of 18.  

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