Job Vacancies

Horsecross Arts is a team effort. We value the contribution made by every person in the organisation, whatever their role.   

We advertise these in the local press, job centre and, depending on the post, in national newspapers like The Scotsman and appropriate professional journals.

Any vacancies will also be posted here so keep an eye on this page. And when a position does become available, download the application form or give us a call and we will send you one in the post. We look forward to meeting you. 

Perth Youth Theatre Roles 2016/17

Perth Youth Theatre is a dynamic and thriving theatre company for young people aged between 4 – 18 years
currently based at Perth Concert Hall. Youth Theatre is a key Creative Learning activity at Horsecross Arts
and we are now recruiting for the following roles for next season:

Trainee Youth Theatre Director Scheme - 1x YT Director (S3-4) and 1x YT Director (S5-6)
The Trainee Youth Theatre Director’s scheme is a unique opportunity for a young person who wishes to pursue a
career in the field of community drama or youth theatre to gain hands on experience of planning and delivering
drama workshops under the supervision and guidance of a professional youth theatre tutor and director. 
You will currently be undertaking Higher/Further education in a drama based subject or have completed such a
course within the last 5 years. 
Bursary Payment of £1000

Freelance Youth Theatre Tutor (S3-4)
We are looking for an enthusiastic and vibrant individual with a passion for devising and collaborating with
young people.  Applicants must have education in a relevant field to degree level OR relevant professional
experience of at least three years.

Fees: £30 per hour + £15 prep

Closing Date: 15th August
Interviews: 24 August 2016
NO CV’s please

Freelance Assistant Tutor (2016/17)  -Horsecross Glee Juniors

Horsecross Arts run two vocal groups for young people - Horsecross Glee Juniors
(4 – 11yrs) and Horsecross Glee (12 – 18yrs).  The groups sing popular vocal music, focusing on close harmony
and on creating their own arrangements of music. Glee Juniors will take a maximum of 50 young people over two
groups (P1-3 and P4 – 7).  The group will be a co-educational group with young people attending from all over
Perth and Kinross.  The group will be open to anyone regardless of ability and will not be auditioned.

We are looking for an assistant tutor for Horsecross Glee Juniors who will be expected to work collaboratively
with a lead tutor to deliver creative and inspiring rehearsals. You should be able to read and write music and
have good keyboard skills or the ability to play an accompanying instrument (such as guitar).  Experience of
movement or dance would also be helpful, although not a necessity.

Fees: £20 per hour contact time + £15 per week prep

Talent Hub - Music Apprentices 2016/17 - Bursary Payment of £2000

Horsecross Arts continues to support emerging musicians in the traditional and Gaelic genres. As part of this
work we are seeking two apprentices to work alongside, and be mentored by, established musicians. The aim is to
encourage early career musicians to develop their personal practice through a variety of music experiences.
Part of this apprenticeship will involve working with the Gordon Duncan Experience (GDE). We are looking for an
early career musician specialising in instrumental playing or vocals with an intention to make a career in the
field of Scottish traditional and/or Gaelic music.
Closing Date: 22nd August
Interviews: 29 August 2016

PVG Scheme Membership (Children) is a requirement of all the above roles

Catering Staff – Perth Concert Hall
We are currently looking for additional staff to add to our team. You will be able to deliver the highest standards of customer service within our catering operations, bars, conferences and events.  Working at the front line of the customer experience you are required to ensure that the needs of customers and clients are fully met. Excellent customer care skills and cash handling experience are essential.
Catering Assistant – Zero Hours
Part time permanent (no guaranteed hours)
Monday to Sunday rota on an availability basis
£7.20 per hour
Catering Supervisor (Evening & Weekends)
Minimum 20 hours a week fixed term for a year
Monday to Sunday
4-6 evenings a week
£8.06 per hour
Application packs and information available from downloads tabs above or
contact Denise Clark on, 01738 477741,