Careers at One Dance UK

Staff at the Sugar Dandies' High Tea

Staff at the Sugar Dandies’ High Tea. Photo by Arnaud Stephenson


Head of Children & Young People’s Dance

One Dance UK is seeking a Head of Children & Young People’s Dance to lead on its work with children and young people.

The Head of Children & Young People’s Dance is a pivotal role within the Senior Management Team, leading on the strategic planning and delivery of One Dance UK’s programmes with and for children, young people and teachers; whilst harnessing communication and advocacy skills to champion the value of dance across a range of fora including government round-tables, conferences and in the media. You will be part of an experienced team driving forward the vision of One Dance UK, ensuring it reaches its targets, increases earned income and raises the profile of the company and its work across the wider dance, cultural, education and policy and political sectors.

Currently based at One Dance UK’s riverside offices at bbodance at London’s Battersea Reach, the post provides an excellent opportunity for a skilled individual to develop a breadth of experience across the entire dance sector.  One Dance UK will be moving its base to Birmingham during 2019.  Ahead of the move, hot-desking facilities in Birmingham are available and applications are welcome from candidates based in the West Midlands.

How to apply

Please complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Please read the Job Description and Person Specification before applying.

Completed applications should be emailed to

Interviews will be during the week commencing the 9 July.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 10am on Monday 2 July.  Applications received after this time will not be considered.


Salary £35,000-£40,000 p.a.