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Job Vacancies

Opera Australia regularly advertises job vacancies in such as areas as artist management, orchestral management, music and language coaching, technical support, manufacturing, general administration, and education.

All advertised positions are placed on this Opera Australia website. Positions are usually advertised on ArtsHub, and often on sites such as Seek but less frequently in the press. For some jobs, professional association newsletters are also used to get the word out about vacant positions.

For more information about working at Opera Australia, contact Julie Pritchard, HR Coordinator:

Job VacancieS

Assistant Chorus Master

Assistant Chorus Master

Permanent, full-time

Opera Australia is seeking an Assistant Chorus Master to support the Chorus Master in all aspects of music preparation and artistic development of the Opera Australia Chorus, including the Children’s Chorus.  Some administrative responsibilities are also involved.

The successful applicant will have outstanding keyboard and accompanying skills, well-developed conducting skills and excellent language skills.  He or she will be an excellent communicator and coach.

This role is based at The Opera Centre, Surry Hills NSW and requires some travel.

Only applicants with a valid Australian work permit will be considered. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. For any enquiries please email

Applications close Friday 3 June 2016 at 5pm (AEST)

How to apply

Download the position description (pdf)