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At the heart of English folk

Vacancies

Join the English Folk Dance and Song Society team at Cecil Sharp House and The Vaughan Williams Memorial Library.

At the English Folk Song and Dance Society we offer a diverse range of employment across the Society, within the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library and at Cecil Sharp House. Find out more about EFDSS

We are committed to managing a fair and equitable recruitment and selection process. We welcome applications from everyone who matches each role’s required skills and interests.

All applicants must complete a standard EFDSS Application Form, rather than sending a CV. We don’t accept speculative enquiries about employment.

Unless otherwise indicated, our posts are based at Cecil Sharp House, London.

 


 

Librarian

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) is offering an exciting opportunity for a committed library and information professional to join the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library as Librarian.

Full time:£25,000 per annum

Job description (PDF) Application form

Closing date: 21 February at 9am. Interviews to be held at Cecil Sharp House w/c 4 March.

Cafe and Bar Supervisor

An exciting position has become available at Cecil Sharp House for a Cafe and Bar Supervisor working directly for Catering franchisees Pink Food.

Full time:£22,000-24,000, dependent on experience

Job description (PDF) Application form

Closing date: 4 March at 9am. Interviews to be held at Cecil Sharp House w/c 11 March.

How to apply

Applicants should complete the EFDSS application form. CVs will not be accepted.

Completed applications should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the attention of Rosie Baker.

 


 

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteering is a great way to support EFDSS and get closer to all things folk. If you are interested in volunteering for us please see below for volunteer opportunities. At Cecil Sharp House we are always on the lookout for more volunteer stewards to help support our concerts, dances and family activities. It’s a fun way to get involved and have a great experience in one of London’s greatest venues.

Our garden is maintained and planted by Permaculture and we welcome volunteers all year round to keep it looking beautiful.

Volunteers are a valuable part of our staff team. If you are enthusiastic about the folk arts, have good verbal communication skills and enjoy being in a creative environment where your contributions can really make a difference then please do get in touch to register your interest.

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