Monday, 30 May 2016

Music Student Intern at The Drakensberg Boys Choir School 2016

The Drakensberg Boys Choir School is an independent boy’s boarding school with an emphasis on choral music. The DBCS has a Christian ethos and caters for boys from Grade 4 to Grade 9.
Suitably qualified applications are invited for the following one year internship position: Music Student Intern

The successful candidate:
  • must have completed matric
  • must have at least UNISA Grade 3 Music Theory
  • Work in a team and assist in training choristers in preparation for performances under the direction of the Artistic Director
  • Have extensive experience in choral singing
  • Be able to contribute to the preparation of new repertoire
  • Have sufficient keyboard/drumming/ bass guitar competency (either or)
The successful candidate will:
  • Have an opportunity to be involved with choral training at new boy level
  • Be able to enjoy an enviable lifestyle (housing and meals provided)
  • Do duty as a housemaster in one of the Boarding Houses
  • Be committed to the duties associated with an independent boys’ boarding school
  • Be expected to fully support the ethos of the DBCS
  • Be able to tour when necessary with the choir
  • Be able to accompany hiking trips ( 2 per annum)
Letters of application, accompanied by a brief CV and a reference from your current high school, must be sent to the Executive Head via email or fax before 30 June 2016.

Please note that suitable candidates will be invited for an interview with the Executive Head and members of the Senior Management Committee.

The Drakensberg Boys Choir School reserves the right not to fill posts and that applicants are not guaranteed an interview.

Champagne Valley, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

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