Current Vacancies

Vacancies for each of our bands are listed on this page. If there are no current vacancies and you are interested in joining us then please do reach out to us via the contact details on the Joining Us page.

  • Vacancies – Solo Cornet

    EXCITING OPPORTUNITY

    The Shepherd Group Brass Band are seeking an experienced SOLO CORNET PLAYER to join our cornet section.

    What we have to offer:

    • Championship level banding
    • Great concert-contest balance
    • Fun contemporary music and the latest arrangements
    • Some of the best rehearsal facilities in the country
    • One of the largest banding organisations around, as recently featured in the British Bandsman
    • A busy and lively social scene
    • Spring Festival Senior Cup, Blackpool

    The band practices on Tuesday and Friday evenings in York – however, our members travel from all over Yorkshire so lifts could most likely be arranged.

    For anymore information or an informal, confidential chat about the position, please contact Our MD Richard Wilton on 07973442249, richardwilton@nesyork.org

    Alternatively Feel free to message us directly through the bands Facebook page. 🎺🎼🎺

  • Shepherd Group Concert Band Require – A Kit Percussionist

    A Very Rare opportunity has arisen within The Shepherd Group Concert Band.

    The Shepherd Group Concert Band are looking to recruit a KIT PERCUSSION PLAYER to join the ranks of our friendly band. We have a sensible concert programme, with the emphasis very much on quality entertaining concerts in a variety of exciting venues.

    Our rehearsal facilities are second to none, based in York at the conference centre of the Head Office site of our sponsor, Shepherd Group. If you would like to find out more about the band, or just have an informal chat please contact our Musical Director, Mike Pratt on mikepratt61@gmail.com or call 07539522244.

  • Vacancies – Flugel Horn Senior Band

    Shepherd Group Brass Band Require – A flugelhorn Player.

    A Very Rare opportunity has arisen within our North Of England Championship Section Band. The Shepherd Group Band are looking to recruit a FLUGELHORN PLAYER to join the ranks of our friendly band.

    We have a sensible concert and contest diary, with the emphasis very much on quality entertaining concerts in a variety of exciting venues.

    Our rehearsal facilities are second to none, based in York at the conference centre of the Head Office site of our sponsor, Shepherd Group.

    If you would like to find out more about the band, or just have an informal chat please contact our Musical Director Richard Wilton richardwilton@nesyork.org or call 07973442249.