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Current Opportunities

Festival Director & Chief Executive, Canterbury Festival

The Canterbury Festival is a two-week, internationally renowned festival of music, performance, talks, comedy, family events, science and much more. As it enters its 40th year, the Board is seeking a new Festival Director & Chief Executive to set an exciting future artistic vision and lead on creating and implementing an ambitious, high-quality programme of culture and entertainment that will deepen public engagement and broaden audience reach.

General Director & CEO, Welsh National Opera

Welsh National Opera is the national opera company of Wales, and one of the UK’s most celebrated cultural institutions. The WNO Board is now seeking to appoint a dynamic new General Director & CEO, capable of developing an inclusive and holistic artistic vision, with sound business acumen and the drive to build a high-performing, sustainable future for the Company.

Artistic Director, Royal College of Music

The Royal College of Music is one of the world’s great conservatoires, training gifted musicians from all over the world for international careers as performers, conductors, composers, creative leaders and thinkers. The Artistic Director is a member of the RCM's Directorate and will set the vision for, and oversee the delivery of an ambitious, innovative and inclusive artistic programme, working collaboratively with Heads of Faculty, visiting artists and external partners.

Artistic Director, Royal Ballet School

The Royal Ballet School is one of the world’s most celebrated centres for classical ballet training. It is the leading classical ballet school in the UK and an international institution, attracting dancers with exceptional potential from the UK and worldwide.   The Board is seeking a new Artistic Director who will ensure teaching excellence through a culture of innovation and continuous improvement, aspirational technical standards, and holistic personal development, setting the bar for the future of classical ballet training within the school and across the wider vocational and recreational sector.  

Application deadline
April 15, 2024

Chair, Edinburgh International Book Festival

The annual Edinburgh International Book Festival is one of the largest, most ambitious events of its kind in the UK.  The Festival is seeking a visionary, dedicated and capable Chair with a demonstrable passion for words, literature and ideas.

Application deadline
April 8, 2024