Association of British Orchestras

LSO Discovery Community Associate Projects Manager

London Symphony Orchestra £25,600 - £27,000 per annum, according to experience. Closing date 13 April 2022
LSO Discovery is seeking a proactive, creative and highly organised individual to manage projects within the Community programme. With creative communities sitting at the heart of the Arts Council England’s strategy, the role will be key to supporting the LSO’s strategic work in the community. Working across a range of projects, the role will allow for the individual to both support the Community Projects Manager as well as take a lead on managing their own projects. The programme areas covered in this role include:

- Inclusion: through LSO Create, delivering creative sessions for people with learning disabilities, as well as access to LSO rehearsals and delivery of the series of Relaxed Lunchtime concerts at LSO St Luke’s.

- Health and Wellbeing:
• Hospitals programme delivered in partnership with NHS trusts, including projects with children, parents, older adults and NHS staff.
• Older Adults: LSO Connect brings communities together through creative music-making in order to reduce loneliness and isolation.
• Regular Community Gamelan group at LSO St Luke’s

- Families: programmes and concerts for Families with Under 5s, both at LSO St Luke’s and with children’s centres and early years services.

The role sits within the wider LSO Discovery team, and reports to the LSO Community Projects Manager. The LSO staff team has a base in the LSO’s Barbican offices and many projects take place at LSO St Luke’s. Staff are currently able to work both remotely from home as well as from LSO offices as required. The role is a permanent full-time role.

Salary Range: £25,600 - £27,000 per annum, according to experience.

The closing date for applications is 10:00am on Wednesday 13 April 2022. Interviews will take place in the week beginning Monday 19 April 2022

For more information about this post, including a full job description and how to apply, please visit the LSO website.

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