Youth Talent Development Officer, JPYAP


Part-time role | from Mid-April to Mid- October 2018 | 2x days a week
£27, 500 pro rata

The Royal Opera House Jette Parker Young Artists Programme is designed to support the artistic development of talented singers at the beginning of their career. Together with ROH Learning & Participation we will devise and deliver a nationwide & inclusive programme of activities for young people (aged 14-18 years old) that enables young singers to learn more about and actively engage with opera and theatre crafts.

We are now looking to appoint a dynamic Youth Talent Development Officer to provide practical and administrative support to our Opera Foundation programme.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is passionate about opera and theatre to develop their skills and experience in Arts Administration, working within a world-class theatre and supporting our unique talent development programme(s) with the ambition to create a National model. You will need excellent communication skills along with attention to detail and the ability to work flexibly as part of a busy team.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of devising, implementing and evaluating arts learning projects.
  • Experience of monitoring and managing budgets.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively and with clarity to a range of partners, participants and stakeholders.
  • Commitment to and knowledge of opera/arts education, gained through work experience, academic study or personal development.
  • Strong organisational skills with an ability to embrace a systematic planning approach.

We actively encourage BAME and disabled applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available below. To apply, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on `Apply Now`. For queries please contact the Human Resources Department at hr.recruitment@roh.org.uk or 0207 212 9124 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing date for applications: 8.00 am, Monday 26 March 2018.

Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK.

No agencies.



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