Lewisham Music

Lewisham Music

Contract: Permanent position, full-time.
Salary: In the range £58,131 to £65,769.
Location: The Green Man, 355 Bromley Rd, London SE6 2RP.

Lewisham Music is a music education charity formed in 2017 to work with the people of Lewisham, to develop musical skills and make great music. We have a reputation for creating outstanding musical opportunity. Formerly Lewisham Council Music Service, we are the music hub lead organisation for the borough with annual funding from Arts Council England.

Lewisham Music is planning to move in to new premises at The Fellowship and Star, Bellingham, a new cultural and community centre. This is a fantastic opportunity for us to work with new learners of all ages, to expand the community with which we engage and create a vibrant hub for music making.

You will have a proven track record of enriching lives through the power of music.

Following the retirement of Peter Hayward, we are seeking a new Chief Executive to lead Lewisham Music. You will be a dynamic and creative leader with the strategic skills necessary to realise and fund our vision. You will have a proven track record of enriching lives through the power of music in a variety of styles and genres. You will be a powerful advocate and communicator, able to inspire and build collaborative relationships with partners, funders, learners and communities and an excellent team leader, able to support and develop our talented staff.

Music is powerful: it celebrates who we are, enriches and transforms lives, and supports aspiration. We want our community to be a place where great music-making brings people together.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Lewisham Music is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate in this commitment.

To Apply:

Please read the job pack and send a completed job application available on our website here.

Application forms should be sent to bromleyhrschools@liberata.com
Please mark your email subject as ‘Lewisham Music CEO’

If you would like to enquire about any further details of the role, please email Andrea Spain, Trustee, andreaspainbusiness@gmail.com.

Closing date: 12 noon, Tuesday 23 April, 2019
First Round Interviews: Tues 07 May 2019