Association of British Orchestras

Classical Ensembles Manager

National Youth Orchestras of Scotland 25,000 Closing date 18 December 2019
The National Youth Orchestras of Scotland (NYOS) is seeking to appoint a full-time Classical Ensembles Manager to join the busy NYOS Office in Glasgow.

BACKGROUND
For over 40 years NYOS has delivered high-quality music education opportunities for young people throughout Scotland. From its outreach education programme in communities across the country to its core Pathway of jazz and orchestral training, through to CPD training for young pre-professionals, NYOS is committed to supporting the development of young, skilled musicians and seeks to make these opportunities accessible to all. The Head Office, in Glasgow, is responsible for managing all NYOS activities.

ROLE
This is an exciting role for an enthusiastic arts manager to work as part of the Ensembles Team in the planning and operations of NYOS orchestral ensembles, including residential courses and concerts along with a variety of other projects. It is an ideal post for someone wishing to develop their skills as an orchestra manager.

You will have particular responsibility for managing the Junior Orchestra, the first step for a young musician on the NYOS pathway; and the outstanding Senior Orchestra, the ensemble that plays a key role as the bridge to our flagship Symphony Orchestra by setting the highest standard for teenagers passionate about orchestral playing.

REPORTS TO
The Head of Ensembles and the Chief Executive & Artistic Director.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
To apply please post or email a Curriculum Vitae with a covering letter including the names and contact details of two referees (marked Private & Confidential)

Contact details

info@nyos.co.uk
0141 332 8311
National Youth Orchestras of Scotland
13 Somerset Place
Glasgow
G3 7JT

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