Young Musicians Choral Assistantship

This assistant supports the School of Arts and Creative Technologies' choral ensembles through various administrative tasks.

  • Funding: £700
  • Academic year: 2024/25
  • Open to: EU, International (non-EU) and UK (home) students
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research and Postgraduate taught
  • Number available: 1
Applications for 2024/25 are open until Sunday 2 June 2024, 11.59pm BST

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You'll be required to work around three hours per week during semester time.

Duties include:

  • managing the library and all associated materials
  • scheduling and managing auditions, and joining with the conductors in assessing undergraduate auditionees
  • managing rehearsal schedules and the mechanics associated with choral concerts
  • supporting the preparation of programmes, publicity materials and other literature
  • proposing and implementing development and outreach initiatives
  • training singers, directing rehearsals, or providing instrumental support, as appropriate



Open to EU, International (non-EU) and UK (home) students.

Open to students in the School of Arts and Creative Technologies.

You must be a student at the University of York to be eligible.

How to apply

Application deadline: Sunday 2 June 2024, 11.59pm BST

Please apply by filling out our application form. You'll be asked to provide any relevant experience you have, what you would bring to the role and why you would be suited to the assistantship.

Contact details

Catherine Duncan
+44 (0)1904 32 2445