Dean, Faculty of Dance



Job description


Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is seeking to appoint a Dean of the Faculty of Dance. This new appointment will work closely with the Director of Dance and play a critical role in supporting Trinity Laban’s Dance provision at a time of significant change in both the higher education and arts sectors.

The Dean of Dance role presents an exciting opportunity to stimulate and contribute to the continuing development of Trinity Laban’s Dance programmes and the departments that support delivery of the programmes of study for which research-led and research-informed teaching are key drivers. The successful candidate will join a senior management team tasked with responsibility for ensuring that Trinity Laban remains at the forefront of dance education and training, committed to providing opportunities for the development of creative and resourceful artists and practitioners, and fostering an environment for cultivating the artistic leaders of the future.

How to apply

To apply please send a Curriculum Vitae and covering letter of application addressing the job responsibilities and the criteria set out in the Person Specification to our recruitment consultant, Mark Holleran, Director, SearchHigher. Applications can be submitted electronically (preferred) to or by post to Mark Holleran, Director, SearchHigher, Argent Court Annexe, Sir William Lyons Road, Coventry CV4 7EZ.

Applications should be received by 5pm on Wednesday 28thNovember 2018. Interviews will be held in London on 11thand 13thDecember 2018. If you would like an informal conversation about the role or the institution, please contact Mark Holleran in the first instance on or +44 (0)7920 531297.