Jobs

Somerset House is a dynamic cultural centre and creative hub in the heart of central London. We produce a diverse public programme, including exhibitions, installations, music, film and Skate at Somerset House, and are home to the largest community of creative organisations in London, including a growing population of artists and makers.

Details of all our current vacancies will be listed below. 

To apply, send your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to jobs@somersethouse.org.uk. Please put the job title which you are applying for in the subject line of the email. Due to the large number of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applicants. Thank you for your interest in Somerset House, and good luck with your application.

Somerset House is an equal opportunities employer.

Head of Technical Production
Somerset House Trust is seeking a Head of Technical Production to join Somerset House with specific responsibility of providing technical production management across Somerset House’s cultural and events programme. This is a new team and role with responsibility for the planning and practical delivery of all technical elements of large scale events at Somerset House, including Skate, Summer Series and Film4 Summer Screen, as well as providing production support and advice on other Somerset House events, including Exhibitions, Somerset House Studios, Learning and Corporate Events. The role will also be responsible for managing a Technical Production Manager and an Events Technician (to be appointed).

Please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the person specification and salary expectations to jobs@somersethouse.org.uk.

Closing date for applications is 12.00 on Friday 20 April 2018.

 

Technical Production Manager
Somerset House Trust is seeking a Technical Production Manager specialising in exhibitions and installations to join Somerset House with specific responsibility of co-ordinating and overseeing all aspects of the technical production of Exhibitions, new art commissions, and visual arts events including drawing up, costing and assessing the feasibility of exhibition layouts and builds, as well as appointing appropriate production contractors and technical teams to build and install exhibitions.

Please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the person specification and salary expectations to jobs@somersethouse.org.uk.

Closing date for applications is 12.00 on Friday 20 April 2018.

 

Creative Careers Academy
WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU

We are looking to recruit 5 pioneering young people to take up paid work placements starting on Monday 04 June 2018. Applications will close on Friday 27 April at 14.00.

If you are ready for a challenge but are you struggling to get a job in the creative sector, the Creative Career Academy at Somerset House may be for you.

Somerset House Trust is working with 5 partner organisations to work placements that will provide much-needed opportunities for young people. They will be employed by Somerset House Trust for up to 9-months. During this time, they will have a chance to work within two separate organisations based at Somerset House. These full-time placements will be paid at the London Living Wage (£10.20 per hour). They are an opportunity to develop experience and skills that can fulfil future career ambitions.

Up to 5 young people will be recruited together as a group of peers who can support each other. They will benefit from a full induction programme, in-house mentoring and on-the-job training. Opportunities to work closely with industry professionals will provide an unrivalled experience.  Somerset House’s rich cultural programme of exhibitions and live events will also provide a unique backdrop to the placements.