Digital Content Officer (Web & Media) - Northern School of Contemporary Dance

Digital Content Officer (Web & Media)

Contract: Full time, permanent

Salary: £16,230 - £18,273

Closing Date: Monday 30 September (noon)

Interviews: week commencing 7 October (date TBC)

Northern School of Contemporary Dance is a renowned specialist institution based in Leeds, renowned for its innovative undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Students come to us from all over the world and from all backgrounds to train in dance, and we equip them with the skills they need to become the dance artists, educators and leaders of the future.

As well as its high-quality education provision, the school has an ambitious Learning & Participation department reaching local people of all ages and abilities on a weekly basis, a public programme of performances at our venue- Riley Theatre, which seats 250 people, and an award-winning postgraduate dance company- VERVE, which each year tours the breadth of the UK and into Europe.

We are currently looking for an individual with demonstrable experience in digital media to help bring the work we do to life online. You’ll possess skills in capturing and editing video and be equipped to really maximise our digital presence; broadening our reach and helping to tell our stories in the most compelling and dynamic ways possible.

Joining a collaborative and creative Marketing team you’ll work to capture, edit and publish content across all areas of the organisation, so an ability to plan and manage a varied workload to meet multiple strict deadlines is essential.

You’ll also work to keep our website up to date and relevant, with engaging copy and images, and look for ways to push our website forward in terms of user journey and experience, so a thorough understanding of website management and awareness of the latest trends and technologies is a must. You’ll be motivated, have an interest in the creative/performing arts, take the initiative and be able to work independently when required.


Applicants can download a job pack and application form here:

Job Description & person specification

Digital Content Officer - Job Pack September 2019

Application form 

Please choose the best format for you:

NSCD Staff Recruitment Application Form - Interactive

NSCD Staff Recruitment Application Form - Word Doc

Application Guidance Notes

Equal Opportunities form

EO Monitoring Form - Complete online

For any queries contact Geraldine McDowall, HR Manager on 0113 219 3046 or email

To apply for this role, please send a completed application form to Geraldine McDowall, HR Manager at and complete the equal opportunities form online.

Applicants are welcome to submit a CV alongside the completed application form and online monitoring form, but unaccompanied CVs will not be considered.


As an equal opportunities employer we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

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