Associate Principal Flute (No2) Application close Mon 8 January 2024

Applications are invited for the position of Associate Principal Flute (No2) with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

The position is full-time and permanent. As an Associate Principal position, there will be the expectation to sit up to Principal Flute and to play piccolo. Benefits of working with the RSNO include stakeholder pension scheme, health benefit scheme, guaranteed free days and instrument insurance.

How to apply:

The first round will be recorded. Live, second-round auditions will be held on 19 and/or 20 February 2024 (venue TBC).

Submission guidance, audition requirements, and excerpts can be found by here.

All applications and recordings should be submitted through Musical Chairs. The closing date for applications and recordings is 5pm on Monday 8 January 2024. Please also submit an Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Monitoring Form at the time of submission. This information is anonymous and kept separate from your application. This form can be found here.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Matthias at

The RSNO is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from individuals regardless of background and encouraging applications from under-represented groups. The RSNO is supported by the Scottish Government and local authorities in Scotland.