Full-time, fixed term maternity cover starting February 2021

Full Time: 32.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Salary range: £26,670 - £30,968 per annum inclusive of London Allowance

Ref: 20/026

Open Academy is our innovative community and participation programme, which encompasses a series of strategic initiatives in which the Academy engages with schools, Music Education Hubs, health and wellbeing contexts and other artistic partners to bring its mission of making music at the highest level to the fullest range of society. In doing this, we also offer our students an opportunity to experience and learn about working in this field through a mixture of practical experience, lectures, seminars and workshops.

You will assume a pivotal role in the operational efficiency of the Open Academy team, being responsible for managing the delivery of the department’s year-round programme of work, and the coordination of the Open Academy elective modules. You will have excellent administration skills and will be able to deal with a variety of projects at any one time, with an ability to prioritise, organise and take initiative. You will often be the first point of contact for Academy students, and for external project partners from primary schools through to leading arts organisations. You must therefore be articulate, personable and highly professional at all times. You will be a dynamic team player and will be able to communicate effectively within the institution. You will be highly reliable, with initiative and an ability to self-motivate.

At present, the role holder will work a combination of at home and onsite.

Completed applications must be received by 10am on Thursday 3 December 2020.

Interviews are expected to be held on Friday 11 December 2020 on Microsoft Teams.

Enquiries or applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.


The Academy is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of all students.

The Academy values diversity and welcomes your application.