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Posted: Friday, 3 February 2017, 0:10


Description of vacancy:
We are a busy youth orchestra based in Kendal, Cumbria. We are currently seeking a Musical Director to lead and conduct our rehearsals and concerts, programme our concerts and assist with the organisation and execution of high quality events. To do this, the MD will work closely with the orchestra's teaching staff, who are present at each rehearsal to tutor their respective sections, and with the orchestra's voluntary committee, who are in charge of the overall administration and governance of the orchestra. The post will take effect from September 2017, although planning of the programme for the autumn 2017 concert will need to take place before this. The post is a paid position with a freelance contract in place that lasts 3 years, with an optional 2-year extension (subject to review) after the initial 3-year period is carried out.

For the full job description, please contact the orchestra's Administrator George Scott on To apply, please send a copy of your CV to George Scott at the same email address. Please note that the Administrator works part time, and you should therefore allow up to several working days for a response to your application, particularly during the festive period. The closing date for applications is 20th January 2017.

Westmorland Youth Orchestra

Castle Street Community Centre
Castle Street
LA9 7AD Kendal
United Kingdom

• Location: Newcastle

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