This is a full-time, contract position, with a salary of £33,813 per annum.

We are only able to accept applications from candidates who are eligible to live and work in the UK. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the correct documentation, including a work permit, or proof of settled status, if applicable.

Based in Poole, Dorset, BSO performs extensively across the south and south-west of England, nationally and internationally, and also delivers an extensive range of education and community work, through its award-winning Participate department.

The Orchestra’s Principal Conductor is Kirill Karabits; Leader Amyn Merchant.

Single round auditions will be held in Bournemouth on the following date:

  • Friday 11 March


Audition requirements are as follows:

  • Two contrasting pieces
  • Excerpts: these will be emailed to musicians invited to audition
  • Sight-reading may be given


Closing Date for applications: Monday 17 January 2022

Please email your completed application form to Emma Fisher: