Senior Choir Conductor

Expressions of Interest are invited for the position of Senior Choir Conductor of the Music Festival, commencing 2019.

The Senior Choir Conductor is a significant member of the Music Team but with a primary focus on the selection, training and performance of the Senior Representative Choir for the festival.

A Job Description for the position of Senior Choir Conductor is available here.

This is not a paid position but a very modest honorarium is available. All conducting positions in the Festival come up for appointment on a three-year cycle.

Expressions of Interest, which may only be made on-line by completing the brief form below, close at 5.00pm on Friday, 7th December, 2018.  Applicants may be interviewed by Musical Director of the Music Festival, Dr Patrick Shepherd.


Expression of Interest – Senior Choir Conductor

Expressions of Interest may only be lodged on-line and close on the 5.00pm on 7th December, 2019.

  • Please briefly list your current & previous choral conducting experiences that may be relevant to the position.
  • Please upload a brief CV or Résumé.
    Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, pages.

  • If you are currently not employed by the Music Festival please a URL link to a YouTube clip (or similar) of you working with children or directing children in a musical performance.
  • Please outline a suggested programme of 3 contrasting songs suitable for performance by the Senior Choir with short accompanying explanations for these song choices.