Opera North is England's national opera company in the north and a leading European arts organisation. Based in Leeds, the company is committed to producing work of the highest quality that excites, challenges and entertains. We tour throughout the north of England, and also nationally and internationally. 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.

Community Partnerships Assistant 

Committed to producing high quality work that informs, excites and entertains, Opera North is looking for an experienced and well-motivated individual to fill the role of Community Partnerships Assistant.

The successful candidate will have proven administrative experience. You will have excellent organisational, administrative and communication skills, with attention to detail and the ability to prioritise under pressure. You will also have a passion for the arts, and an interest in working with a wide range of communities.

Salary: £19,000 pro rata per annum (£7,600 actual salary)

Contract type: Fixed-Term (Part-Time) until December 2021

Deadline for applications: 10am, Tuesday 28th May 2019

Interviews to be held in: Leeds, Friday 7th June 2019

For an application pack, please visit

Please submit your application to [email protected], and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application.

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.

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