Association of British Orchestras

Concerts Assistants (temporary)

Edinburgh International Festival £706.50 per week Closing date 27 February 2023
Concerts Assistant (temporary) x4 across Usher Hall, The Hub, and a Concerts & Rehearsals Assistant
Temporary contract from 31st July – 28th August 2023
£706.50 per week

The Edinburgh International Festival is looking for Concerts Assistants to work across some of our key music venues including Usher Hall and The Hub. We want you to help us deliver this unparalleled celebration of the performing arts, which brings some of the most exciting and creative artists working today to audiences from around the world.

The Usher Hall Concerts Assistants [2x positions] will assist with on-the-day delivery of our series of large ensemble and orchestral concerts.

The Hub Concerts Assistant will assist with on-the-day delivery of our eclectic series of classical, traditional and world music concerts.

The Concerts and Rehearsals Assistant will help facilitate music rehearsals and performances across all the music venues. You must hold a full driving licence, and be at least 23 years of age (for insurance purposes) to apply for this role.

All roles require working closely with visiting artists and colleagues from across the organisation. Accommodation is available for successful candidates residing outwith Edinburgh and the surrounding area.

We believe that being inclusive and diverse across all areas of our work helps us bring the best international festival to Edinburgh.

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 27th February 2023.

First round interviews on Zoom on Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th March with a second round w/c 13th March if necessary.

Funded by The City of Edinburgh Council and Creative Scotland.
Registered charity number SC004694.

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