Opportunities at Lyra

Administrator Receptionist


Contract: Permanent, year-round or option for 39 weeks sessional/term-time
Salary: £22,000 (pro-rata for part-time and sessional)
Hours: Mon-Fri, afternoons/early evenings, 25 hours per week
Location: Artspace, 11 Harewood Road, Craigmillar, Edinburgh EH16 4NT

Deadline: Sunday 10 July 2022


The Administrator Receptionist is the welcoming face of Artspace, Lyra’s professional arts venue in Craigmillar. We want our building to feel like a home to everyone who uses it and you’ll be a welcoming host to everyone who comes inside. This is a busy role, welcoming and helping visitors and making sure everything is in place for them to have a brilliant experience at Lyra. We’re looking for someone who is energetic, enjoys being organised, can spin many plates at once and is able to prioritise and be a calm, reassuring presence, even in an emergency.

Equality & Diversity

  • Lyra is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds

  • To tackle under-representation, if you identify as Black, Indigenous and/or a Person of Colour and meet the essential criteria you will be guaranteed an interview.

  • Lyra is a member of the Parents and Carers in Performing Arts Foundation Programme and is sensitive to the needs of those with caring responsibilities.

Job Description and Application Information

If you’d like to receive the information in a different format, ask a question or talk about the role before applying please contact Executive Producer, James Preston: james@lyra.co.uk