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Creative Engagement Manager

We are looking for someone who really understands and upholds the importance of first access opportunities to live music, arts and culture and who can work with us across The Stoller Hall, Chetham’s School of Music and Chetham’s Library.

The job 

The role holder will take the lead in maximising the position of our unique organisation – bringing together our world class experience in music education, our incredible bespoke venues, and our creative and experienced team to reach out and engage with our communities.

This role involves working with people of all ages, particularly those not currently engaging with live music, to connect with excellent quality musical experiences and to facilitate active participation and learning. You will inspire people to be involved with music as an inclusive experience, developing individuals’ learning, skills, personal progression and wellbeing. In part this will be achieved through delivery of a series of activities that will create opportunities for participants, artists and practitioners to explore, learn and experiment.

35 hours a week with some evenings and weekends required (term time and non-term time). Part time hours would be considered for the right candidate (preferably no fewer than 28 hours a week).

In return 

  • Salary: £34,780 per annum
  • Benefits: Free lunches, on-site gym, complimentary yoga and fitness classes and free tickets to concerts.

Closing date: 9am Monday 25 July 2022 with interviews later that week.

Download: Recruitment Pack

Download: Application Form (Word)

Download: Application Form (PDF)

Please submit your completed application form along with your covering letter to Lorna Calvert,