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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 Bassoon

    The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking to appoint a Principal Second Bassoon to its woodwind section. The Principal Second Bassoon will play as required by orchestration and will sit up to Section Leader as required. The annual salary is £37,364. The CBSO tune to A440Hz.

    Salary

    £37,364 / annum
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  • Assistant Chorus Manager

    The world-renowned City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking an Assistant Chorus Manager who will support the CBSO Choruses on operational elements of their work, liaising closely with the Chorus Director, Assistant Chorus Director and other key personnel, ensuring that the CBSO Choruses are performing at the highest level at all times.

    Salary

    Circa £24,000 per annum
    Application Deadline
    First Interviews
    Second Interviews
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  • Casual Hall Staff

    The CBSO Centre is always seeking hall staff to join our team of Casual workers.

    Salary

    £8.75 / hour
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If you would like to enquire about any orchestral vacancies please contact Assistant Orchestra Manager Isabel Turienzo on iturienzo@cbso.co.uk. For all other vacancies please contact HR Manager Hollie Dunster hdunster@cbso.co.uk.