Jobs Board

CDMT publishes a list of current job vacancies in dance, drama and musical theatre below.  Supporting the performers, teachers, students and arts’ managers of tomorrow, we will always strive to ensure that guidance on career development and work opportunities remains at the forefront of planning and advancement in the industry.

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RAD - Admissions Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of Admissions Officer based in the Faculty of Education to support the applications process. You will arrange audition days, registration, induction activities and open days and contribute to the prestigious RAD Awards Day.

£18,000 - £25,000 pa | Permanent | Full Time 34.5 hours per week |

The Royal Academy of Dance is a dynamic organisation dedicated to advancing standards of dance education and teaching, and to promoting and investing in the development of dance worldwide. The RAD’s Faculty of Education offers internationally recognised qualifications including university-validated degrees and RAD awards.


You will provide a professional administrative service and offer excellent customer care to prospective applicants from the point of initial enquiry through to enrolment. You will need to have previous experience of administrative work in a data-sensitive customer-centred environment, ideally gained from a higher education context. You will have sound interpersonal skills and confidence in dealing with enquiries from both internal and external stakeholders including colleagues, students and the general public.

You will have the ability to work within a team and to act with discretion whilst maintaining strict confidentiality. Competent written and oral communication skills in English are essential along with strong IT skills, keen attention to detail and the ability to prioritise work effectively in this busy role.

Appointment to this post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service, Disclosure Scotland or another applicable international body.


This is a rewarding and challenging role within the Faculty of Education at the Royal Academy of Dance, which is a forward-thinking, equal opportunities employer.  Additional benefits to the salary include 25 days paid holiday, Bupa cash plan scheme (after 6 months), pension scheme, season ticket loan, cycle to work, childcare voucher schemes and life assurance.

For further information and to apply for the role of Admissions Officer, please download an application pack

CVs are only accepted in support of a completed application form.

No agencies please.

Closing date for applications: 14 June 2018 before 12:00 noon

Interviews will be held on 22 June 2018