Conductor, Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior Choir

  • 21st May 2018
  • East Midlands
  • Part time
  • Paid (£40k-50k pro rata)
  • music


Exciting opportunity to become part of Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior Choir Music Team

About SCJC

Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior (SCJC) was founded almost 100 years ago and has a proud history of providing outstanding musical education combined with enriching life experiences, culminating in a world class choral sound. We operate as a registered charity and an open access organisation, meaning there are no barriers to joining other than a passion for singing. For more information about the choir, and refer to our Equal Opportunities Policy please visit our website:

About the Role

To assist, as a member of the music team, with the training and directing of the choirs of Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior Choir. To be the conductor of a Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior Training Choir and an ambassador for Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior Choir within the local and wider community.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate would be experienced in leading choirs and working with early years age children. The candidate would have strong musicianship skills and be confident in developing positive relationships with both children and parents. The candidate would need to be willing to undertake (funded) training where necessary to gain the necessary skills for the role. 


Rehearsals take place every Friday evening, during term time and will be paid at an hourly rate of between £25 - £33 per hour (depending on skills & experience).

Performance expenses will also be offered at a rate to be agreed.

Start date – September 2018, with possible handover in July 2018.

 Application Process

  • Closing date for applications – 21st May
  • Selection of candidates for interview – 25th May
  • Interviews (practical task and formal interview) – 8th or 15th June
  • Decision to be made by 18th June
  • The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS)

For more details and an application pack, please email