Every week, whatever your role at LYC, you make a difference to the lives of hundreds of young people across London. Everyone in our team knows that choral singing has incredible powers to unlock potential. We also believe that LYC can be far more than ‘just choir’, offering a creative and tolerant family space in which Londoners of every background can meet and grow together.

All current vacancies are listed on this page. If no vacancies are shown then check back again soon; we are a growing organisation and new positions may become available at any time. If you have any questions please email LYC Operations Manager Bethan at bethan.thomas@londonyouthchoirs.com

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

LYC exists to serve all young Londoners of every background without discrimination of any kind, and we want to represent that diversity in our team. If you’re passionate about choral music’s power to unlock young people’s potential and have the skills and drive to help us take our mission forward, then that’s what matters.

If you are applying for a listed vacancy:

Once you have completed the application form, please make sure to complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

How to apply for roles on this page

LYC members have recorded short intros to all the roles which we recommend you watch first. You can then find full details, including the person specification, in the Job Pack listed by each role. The Job Pack also contains full information about how to apply, including deadlines and start dates if you are invited to accept the role.

We hope you find all the information you need on this page, but if anything’s missing or you’d like to know more then feel free to contact us.

Work Experience at LYC

LYC does not currently offer official work experience placements or internships. We do occasionally offer placements to students who are required to complete such experience as part of a degree or other academic course.

Enquiries about Job Vacancies and Work Experience

If you have a query which is not covered above, please email our operations manager, Bethan Thomas on bethan.thomas@londonyouthchoirs.com and we will endeavour to respond within 10 days.

Current Vacancies

  • Head of Safeguarding & Pastoral Care
  • Conductor, LYC West
  • Conductor, LYC Cambiata Boys
  • Membership Officer
  • Accompanist, LYC West
  • Operations Assistant
  • Assistant Leader, Central Junior Choirs (two vacancies)
  • Assistant Leader, LYC West (two vacancies)

Head of Safeguarding & Pastoral Care

Central London | Part-time (14 hours p.w. in term time + 10 flexi days p.a.) | Freelance

Hours including Monday evenings and and Thursday afternoons during term time (rehearsals) plus concerts and other activities with safeguarding/pastoral care requirements. Remuneration per day of £135.

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

August/September start.

Role intro from LYC member Orla

Conductor, LYC WEST

Ealing/W London | Part-time | Freelance

Thursday afternoons during term time (rehearsals) plus concerts and further activities including recruitment workshops. Remuneration per Musicians’ Union rates.

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

September start.

Role intro from LYC member Jason

Conductor, LYC Cambiata Boys

Central London | Part-time | Freelance

Monday evenings during term time (rehearsals) plus concerts and further activities including recruitment workshops. Remuneration per Musicians’ Union rates.

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

September start.

Role intro from LYC member Jason

Membership Officer

Central London | Full-time (35 hours p.w.) | Permanent

 Office-based with flexibility to attend Monday and Thursday central and regional choir rehearsals. Salary £23,000, pension scheme, holiday entitlement 25 days + public holidays.

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

July start.

Role intro from LYC member Orla

Accompanist, LYC WEST

Ealing/W London | Part-time | Freelance

Thursday evenings during term time (rehearsals) plus concerts and further activities. Remuneration per Musicians’ Union rates.

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

September start.

Role intro from LYC member Orla

Operations Assistant

Central London | Full-time (35 hours p.w.) | Permanent

Office-based with flexibility to attend Monday and Thursday central and regional choir rehearsals. Salary £21,158, pension scheme, holiday entitlement 25 days + public holidays.

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

August/September start.

Role intro from LYC member Orla

Assistant Leader, LYC WEST

Two Vacancies

Ealing/W London | Part-time | Freelance

Thursday evenings during term time (rehearsals) plus concerts and further activities. Remuneration per activity of £40-£120 (see Job Pack for details)

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

September start.

Role intro from LYC member Simon

Assistant Leader, Central Junior Choirs

Two Vacancies

Central London | Part-time | Freelance

Monday evenings during term time (rehearsals) plus concerts and further activities. Remuneration per activity of £40-£120 (see Job Pack for details).

Apply by 4pm, Wednesday 26 May 2021.

September start.

Role intro from LYC member Simon

UNLOCKING YOUNG PEOPLE’S POTENTIAL THROUGH THE POWER OF CHORAL SINGING

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