Association of British Orchestras

Director of Music

Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama £68,529 - £72,691 Closing date 04 November 2019
The College is seeking an energetic, experienced individual who will enjoy working in an institution dedicated to professional training for the music and theatre professions within a highly developed, student-focused ethos. The successful candidate will be of the highest calibre and professional integrity and will have the opportunity to make a major contribution to the future of the College. S/he will be expected to assume a wide range of managerial responsibilities, deputising for the Principal as appropriate while engaging artistically and educationally with students and undertaking some teaching/project work.

The successful candidate will have an established artistic and/or academic profile in the arts as well as be comfortable in leading strategic change to increase the Music department’s international standing.

The successful candidate will possess – or will need to develop rapidly – an understanding of the educational, cultural, geographic and economic life of Wales and the UK and will be an advocate for promoting the arts as an essential element in civilised societies.

Contact details
+44 (0)29 2039 1334

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