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Faculty Officer (Woodwind, Brass & Percussion)

Faculty Officer (Woodwind, Brass & Percussion)

Job reference: 310-22

Closing date: 9:00 AM, 20 June 2022

Interview date: Thursday 7 July 2022

Salary: £26,882 - £29,656 per annum

Hours: Full time

Term: Permanent

Available: Immediately available

Founded in 1882, The Royal College of Music (RCM) is a world leading music conservatoire with a prestigious history and contemporary outlook. Our excellence was recognised by the 2022 QS World University Rankings, in which we were ranked as the global top institution for performing arts by Subject.

The RCM is seeking to engage a Faculty Officer to join the Faculties Office team. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing logistical and administrative support to the Woodwind, Brass and Percussion faculties and provide general administrative support to the Faculties Office. Key duties include:
• Administer faculty class arrangements
• Plan and run masterclasses and residencies
• Provide administrative support for faculty open days, projects and festivals
• Administer the arrangements for RCM competitions
• Arrange payment for all work for the Woodwind, Brass & Percussion faculties including faculty classes, masterclasses, residencies, accompanying, stewarding and adjudicating


The postholder will have previous experience of working in an academic environment and excellent organisational, communication and IT skills. The role requires an ability to work flexibly and creatively on a variety of different tasks and RCM is looking for someone with a high level of attention to detail. Strong working knowledge of classical music and associated performance requirements is desirable.

Applicant Information Pack

How to apply

For full details of this position please download the Applicant Information Pack above.

To apply, please complete the following forms, which can be downloaded from further down this page:

  1. Application Form
  2. Equal Opportunities Form

Completed forms should be returned by email to Human Resources at recruitment@rcm.ac.uk or by post to Human Resources, Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BS. Please ensure that you include the Job Reference Number when submitting your application.

If you are applying by email, please state clearly in the subject line the title of the post for which you are applying.

If you need to receive this documentation in an alternative format please contact recruitment@rcm.ac.uk to discuss your requirements.

CVs without an application form will not be accepted. All applicants will be required to provide evidence of their eligibility to work in the UK.

The Royal College of Music is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Get in touch

For more information, please contact Philippa Style

Philippa Style

HR Assistant

+44 (0)20 7591 4784

recruitment@rcm.ac.uk