Children's and Youth Chorus Officer


c. £20,500 (Full time - 40 hours)

Application Deadline

Job description

The world-renowned City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking a Children’s & Youth Chorus Officer to deliver the day-to-day running of the CBSO’s choral programme for children and young people, including the running of the weekly rehearsals for these choruses, supporting the chorus music staff, managing annual auditions, undertaking concert duties as required and ensuring that both choruses are performing at the highest level at all times.

The CBSO’s choral programme is a core element of the organisation’s strategic and artistic vision and consists of three world-class auditioned symphony choruses. The CBSO Chorus, CBSO Youth Chorus & CBSO Children’s Chorus offer opportunities to perform with the CBSO and other internationally-acclaimed orchestras in Birmingham’s Symphony Hall, as well as in other high-profile venues throughout the UK and beyond.

There will be a regular requirement for attendance rehearsals and concerts during the evening and at weekends; this role may also involve some UK and international travel

How to apply

To apply, please send a CV of no more than two pages together with the names of two referees and a covering letter of no more than one side of A4 explaining why you think you are our ideal candidate to:

Hollie Dunster, HR Manager
CBSO Centre, Berkley Street, Birmingham, B1 2LF

If you have any queries relating to the application process, please contact Hollie Dunster on 0121 616 6515
If you would like to know more about the CBSO, or the job itself, please feel free to contact Lucy Galliard, Director of Learning & Engagement, at to arrange a confidential conversation.


Hollie Dunster



0121 616 6515


The CBSO is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.