London, Greater London
£33,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

With a landmark venue, and over 100 years of championing independent voices promoting equality, social justice, and a better life for all – we call that ETHICS – Conway Hall offers a dynamic platform for those driven by the same passion for change.

We curate, support and facilitate people and ideas that make ethics matter in the world, delivering our charitable object with talks, concerts, exhibitions, courses, performances, community and social events, as well as through our learning programme. Our Library and Archives form the largest and most comprehensive humanist research resource of its kind in the UK.


Conway Hall is actively seeking to appoint to the role of Head of Programmes, a new role, to sit alongside three other Heads of Department, Operations, Fundraising & Communications and Commercial.

As Head of Programmes you will be tasked with providing strategic senior management support to the Chief Executive Officer, leading on the development of new programming and learning strategies to enhance the delivery of our Charitable Object. You will also shape the programming of engaging, high quality events and experiences to Conway Hall's diverse audiences, both online and onsite, as well as ensuring that audience development is at the core of our programme.

All of which will require an enthusiastic and self-motivated professional, who has proven experience in event and programme delivery for cultural institutions. You will be competent in staff and volunteer management and bring a dynamic, forward-looking approach to the role; Evidence well-developed interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, and possess a strong and palpable commitment to the charitable objects and aims of Conway Hall.

Closing date:         10th January 2022, 9am

Interview date:       14th January 2022

A truly unique role, which sits at the centre of efforts to promote equality, social justice, and a better life for all. 


Submission information: Please send a CV and covering letter to our CEO after reading through the job description. Please also complete and return our Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form.


Conway Hall is committed to equal opportunities and diversity. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

Refreshed on: 23 December 2021
Closed date: 07 January 2022
Tags: Senior Management, Digital

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