Project/Event Manager, Streetwise Opera – deadline 21 December

Streetwise Opera is a charity that uses music as a tool to help 500 homeless people per year move forward in their lives.

In 2012 it will be presenting an Open Mic Showcase during the London 2012 Festival to platform the skills of 200-300 performers who have experienced homelessness from all over the UK and abroad and it is currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Project/Event Manager to work alongside staff, participants and the external groups who will be joining the event for the day.

The ideal candidate will be experienced and confident in organising logistics for events involving large numbers of people. They will be highly-motivated, with excellent communication skills and a genuine empathy for vulnerable and socially excluded people.

For an application pack visit w: or e:, t: 020 7730 9551

£26,000 pro rata, 2 days per week, January-July 2012

Part time, 2 days per week, plus 1 full week before the event.