Section Principal Trumpet

Salary – £686.86 per week plus benefits

Scottish Opera takes world-class opera to all corners of Scotland, ensuring that as many people as possible can enjoy this wonderful art form. The company is Glasgow based and the Orchestra performs main stage and medium-scale operas, participates in education and outreach work and performs concerts and recordings throughout Scotland and beyond.

We invite applications for the position of Section Principal Trumpet. Players have a contractual guarantee of a minimum of 29 weeks of work per year, and in November each year receive 5 months’ notice of their contracted weeks of work for the year that commences from April.

Auditions for the position will take place in Glasgow, dates to follow.

All candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK and documentary proof of this will be requested prior to auditions.

Applicants should apply in writing to Heather North, Scottish Opera, 39 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PT or email heather.north@scottishopera.org.uk.  You should include a covering letter, CV and a completed application form, which can be found below. To be considered for an audition, your application must include all of the documents specified above.

For more information, please see the Scottish Opera website.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 28 February 2019 at 5.30pm