Association of British Orchestras

Programme Manager – Public Engagement (Music)

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance £39,290 to £46,112 p.a. (Including LWA) Closing date 19 September 2022
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a forward thinking, contemporary and world-class Higher Education Institution with a vision to redefine the conservatoire for the 21st century.

The Programme Manager for Public Engagement (Music) fulfils a key role within the team. Working closely with the Head of Public Engagement and the Public Engagement music and dance teams, you will be responsible for the development, programming and operational management of our community, student engagement and adult learning programmes, engaging with a diverse range of learners and participants. Current programmes span work with older people, arts and health, community events, and professional development. You will contribute to the strategic development of programmes as well as maintaining key internal and external stakeholder relationships.

You will have a genuine interest in public engagement and professional development and understanding of the music and wider arts sector. You will have excellent project management and producing skills, taking an imaginative and collaborative approach to developing participatory arts projects with a range of partners. We are looking for a self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills, the ability to take initiative and manage and motivate teams.

Educated to degree-level, you will have strong and extensive arts administration experience (including team, budget and project management), outstanding communication and organisational abilities, excellent IT skills and the capability to deal with a busy and varied workload, sometimes working under pressure to meet deadlines.

Please note: This position involves working with children, young people and vulnerable adults, therefore the appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.

For any queries about this role that are not covered in the job pack, please email Katerina Filosofopoulou, our People Services and Resourcing Officer on

Contact details
Trinity Laban Conservatoire Of Music & Dance, King Charles Court, King William Walk, Old Royal Naval College

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