Admin Job

United Kingdom
London, United Kingdom
Posted: 13 Oct 2021
The Royal Opera House

The Royal Opera House

Senior Manager, Opera Learning and Participation

£39,000 p/year
As the home of The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera, at the Royal Opera House we want many more people to enjoy and engage in exceptional ballet and opera. We are now looking to appoint a new Senior Manager to lead the Opera Learning and Participation programme. This key leadership role works closely with the Director of Learning and Participation and the Royal Opera Company to achieve quality and innovation in line with the overall L&P strategy.

We would love to hear from you if you can demonstrate the following:

- Significant experience leading high quality opera education programmes within a performing arts organisation for a range of learners, with a particular understanding of opera and its potential within a learning context;
- Comprehensive understanding of current issues in cultural and creative learning and understanding of best practice, particularly in singing and music;
- Leadership and line management experience with proven ability to motivate staff;
- Excellent strategic and organisational skills with experience of long and short-term planning of a programme from conception to delivery;
- Experience of managing five to six figure budgets, ensuring all costs are within budget, financial management is accurate and value for money is achieved;
- Ability to work with a wide and diverse range of internal and external partners including artists, creatives, visiting companies, conservatoires and non-professional groups.

A full job description and information on how to apply for this position is available on our website: Careers - Royal Opera House ( For queries and any access needs to assist you with making an application email

Closing date for applications: 8am Wednesday 27 October 2021.
Closing date: 27 Oct 2021
More details/How to apply:
A full job description and how to apply
View institution profile
Whilst musicalchairs makes every effort to ensure that the information listed IS accurate, fair AND genuine, we cannot take responsibility if it transpires that an advert has misled.