Full-time permanent

Full-Time: 34hours per week
Salary range: £25,789-£28,659 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Job reference: 22/054

The Royal Academy of Music is a stimulating and friendly environment with a diverse mix of students and staff from over 50 countries. Based in central London adjacent to Regent’s Park, we have been training musicians to the highest professional standards since 1822. We are firmly focussed on developing tomorrow’s musical leaders in a number of disciplines including classical, jazz, and musical theatre.

We are looking for an experienced Events and Venues Technician to join our Estates team. You will be part of a small team who are responsible for classroom, ensemble and events set ups across the Academy venues. You will be key in advising and assisting with technical services for teaching, classes, and public events, to include visual presentations and audio playback of the highest quality.

This is a hands-on-role and will require occasional weekend working.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of orchestral layouts and specialist instruments, previous experience of events setup, the ability to manoeuvre large, heavy and valuable instruments and furniture. You will be friendly, approachable and with good customer service skills. The enthusiasm to work as part of a small team and a make a difference are also essential.

Completed applications must be received by 12 noon on Thursday 18 August 2022.

Interviews are expected to be held on Tuesday 23 August 2022.

This role meets the eligibility requirements for a skilled worker visa and is open to applicants who may require a certificate of sponsorship.

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

The Academy values diversity and welcomes your application.

We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates, LGBTQ+ candidates and candidates with disabilities because we would like to increase the representation of these groups in these roles. We want to do this because we know greater diversity will lead to greater results for students.