Careers


Fancy joining us? All of our current vacancies are listed under the sections below...

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is resident at Birmingham's Symphony Hall, one of the finest halls in the world. The CBSO is in demand globally, acting as ambassador for the city internationally. Our acclaimed family of choruses, youth ensembles and education programme reaches more than 55,000 people each year. Click on a job title for full information...

  • Principal Second Horn

    The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking to appoint a Principal Second Horn to its Horn section.

    Salary

    £38,314
    Application Deadline
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  • Learning and Engagement Officer

    The world-renowned City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking a Learning and Engagement Officer to work across the Learning & Participation and Chorus teams. Each year the CBSO's Learning & Engagement department provides over 70,000 engagement opportunities through our diverse programme of activity which takes place throughout Birmingham and across the Midlands.

    Salary

    £20,525
    Application Deadline
    First Interviews
    Second Interviews
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  • Assistant Learning and Participation Manager

    The Assistant Learning & Participation Manager will support a range of CBSO projects, including all projects delivered with young people outside school hours, including the CBSO Youth Orchestra, Project Remix and young people's orchestral days, activities for adult amateur musicians, the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire partnership schemes, and will take an active role in leading our programme of activity with the community and for older people in care settings.

    Salary

    £23,500
    Closing Date
    First round interview
    Second round interview
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  • Assistant Librarian

    The CBSO is seeking an Assistant Librarian to work alongside the Librarian in the music library and with the orchestra at rehearsals, concerts and recording sessions.

    Salary

    £8,126 per annum (16 hours per week)
    Application Deadline
    First round interview (w/c)
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Sorry, there are no Casual job vacancies at the moment.

  • Youth Ambassadors

    The world-renowned City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking 10 Youth Ambassadors aged 16 - 21, to participate in a one-year volunteer programme. Youth Ambassadors will have the opportunity to work creatively, develop a refiective approach, build leadership skills, and develop profciency in media, communications, advocacy and presenting.

    Salary

    n/a
    Application Deadline
    Interviews
    Interviews
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If you would like to enquire about any orchestral vacancies please contact Assistant Orchestra Manager Alan Johnson on ajohnson@cbso.co.uk. For all other vacancies please contact HR Manager Hollie Dunster hdunster@cbso.co.uk.