Communications Co-Ordinator (Student Recruitment), The Place


Communications Coordinator (Student Recruitment) 4 days per week

(Maternity cover) 

Join the dynamic communications team at The Place; home of the London Contemporary Dance School (LCDS). Leading the way in dance training, LCDS prepares young artists for a physically rigorous and highly creative profession.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Communications Coordinator to develop and deploy student recruitment marketing plans working closely with the school. You will be instrumental in planning, managing and coordinating the recruitment activity schedule for LCDS and the Centre for Advanced Training (CAT); pre-vocational scheme for 15-19 year old promising dance talents. You will be motivated to develop and improve recruitment activity working closely with a variety of stakeholders, and create plans and material which stimulate interest and raise ambition. This activity will enable a wide and diverse cohort of prospective students to find out about training options and support student decision making and confidence in applying for our programme.

The Communications departments services the whole organisation which also includes a 288 seats theatre presenting 120 performances / year, a programme of recreational dance classes for people of all ages and levels, the Richard Alston Dance Company (RADC); Britain’s leading independent company touring extensively in the UK and abroad and the Artist and Development programme; producing an increasing amount of touring work for small and mid-scale touring.

This is an opportunity to make a real difference working closely with a variety of people from all walks of life, students and faculty staff, senior management and choreographers. Join us and be part of a highly motivated, hard-working and really fun team.

Salary: 0.8 of £25,000 per annum = £20,000 p.a (£1666 per month).

Deadline for applications: 12 noon Wednesday 30th May 2018

Interviews will be held on Friday 8th June 2018 at The Place

For an application pack, visit or email

The Place, 17 Duke’s Road, London WC1H 9PY

We actively encourage BAME and disabled applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams.

No CVs, no agencies please.