Trusts Administrator and PA to the Director of Finance and Estates

Full-time (35 hours), Permanent

Salary Scale: £25,709 – £31,545 per annum


We are: a small but busy team. As part of that team you will be responsible for the administration of scholarship awards, provide PA support to the Director of Finance and Estates, manage stationery budgets across the institution and the Print Room operation.

You are:  someone who can establish and maintain excellent professional relationships with Governors, colleagues, donors and students.  Key to this role is having the confidence to engage with all parties.

You must have: demonstrable secretarial, administrative and interpersonal skills; the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team.   You will thrive on the challenge of picking up new systems quickly, using your creativity and initiative.  Confidence, resilience and the ability to think on your feet will be vital to your success.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 9th February 2022 at 12pm

If you would like to apply for the Trusts Administrator role, please complete our online application form which can be found here:

RCS Online Application Form





Music Ensembles Administrator
Artistic Planning Team

Part time, permanent (0.8 FTE)

Salary scale: £21,168 – £24,245 per annum, pro rata

We are: seeking an experienced artistic administrator with a passion for the arts to join our Artistic Planning team.

You are:  someone who enjoys working in a team and won’t be fazed by a demanding, intense and fast paced environment.

You will: play a key role in the coordination and delivery of rehearsals and performances across the Conservatoire.  You will attend internal and external RCS rehearsals and performances, acting as a representative of the RCS and ensuring relevant preparation of all rehearsal and performance venues is completed as specified, providing detailed set-ups as required.

You must have: an understanding of the professional needs and demands in the area of orchestras, ensembles and concerts, as well as experience of working to strict deadlines.  You should have demonstrable excellent communication skills and be a highly organised individual, with the ability to multi-task.  Experience in an administrative function in HE/Performing Arts environment is desirable.

Music Ensembles Administrator Job Description

Music Ensembles Administrator T&Cs

If you would like to apply for either of these roles, please complete our online application form which can be found here:

RCS Online Application Form

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 28 January 2022  



 Music Centre Instrumental Tutors

Junior Conservatoire

Part-time, Permanent – £24.12 per hour

We are: looking to appoint experienced and passionate Tutors who specialise in the following disciplines:

  • Upper Strings (Armadale Centre, West Lothian)
  • Practical Musicianship (Stirling)

You will teach students at one of our Music Centre locations which forms an important part of the highly acclaimed Junior Conservatoire music course offering. Lessons take place for young musicians aged 8 – 18 years, keen to develop their instrumental, practical musicianship and ensemble music making skills.

We are really quite unique: The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s Junior Conservatoire is committed to widening access and opportunities for children and young people across Scotland, implementing successful initiatives aimed at increasing music participation by young people regardless of background.

You are:  highly motivated, inspiring, dynamic and someone who thrives in a busy educational environment.

You must have: relevant professional experience in music as an instrumental teacher and performer, excellent communication skills and an interest in the development of young people’s potential, along with knowledge and experience of arts education.

This post will involve 30 weekends of teaching in each academic session.

JC Music Centre Tutors – Job Description

Closing date for applications: 18 January 2022

 Interview date: week commencing 24 January 2022

If you would like to apply for either of these roles, please complete our online application form which can be found here:

RCS Online Application Form




Client Services Assistant

Finance and Estates

Permanent, Part-time (1 FTE, 35 hours per week)

Salary Scale: £18,852 – £20,628

2021.12.01 – Client Services Assistant – Job Description 2021.12.01 – Client Services Assistant – Terms and Conditions

We are: currently recruiting for a full time Client Services Assistant to work within the RCS Client Services Department on a permanent basis.

You will: contribute to a small team of staff who provide the facilities and operational support to the staff and students of the RCS.

You are: an enthusiastic person with a ‘can do’ attitude, who enjoys working in a vibrant and busy environment, with the following skills;

  • Good people and communication skills
  • The ability to organise and prioritize workload
  • Maintain a level head in an emergency
  • Practical skills, i.e. basic maintenance or repair
  • Be in possession of a full and clean driving licence

Client services staff operate a five over seven day’s working week and you will be required to cover shifts where necessary to meet the Conservatoire business needs.

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th January 2022 at 5pm

If you would like to apply for the Client Services Assistant role, please complete our online application form which can be found here:

RCS Online Application Form




Under the UK Government’s points-based system scheme, certain roles meet the criteria to be sponsored by the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland for a Skilled Worker Route (SWR) application.  For more information please contact

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities and in particular, those that are currently under-represented in our workforce. This includes but is not limited to Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) candidates and candidates with disabilities.

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