Instrumental Instructor - Lower Strings

£24,876 - £33,069 per year Dependant on experience
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Vacancy Information

Salary £24876 - £33069 per annum pro rata
Permanent part time position
24.5 hours per week

To deliver instrumental instruction to the following Primary and Secondary Schools on the following days:
Tuesday: Dunbar PS, Dunbar Grammar, Law PS
Wednesday: Knox Academy,
Thursday: Law PS, North Berwick HS
Friday: St Mary's PS, King's Meadow PS
To start asap

The East Lothian Instrumental Music Service provides a service for all primary and secondary schools in East Lothian.

A vacancy has arisen to teach 24.5 hours. The post will be based initially within the North Berwick, Haddington and Dunbar Clusters.

Applicants with relevant qualifications, experience and enthusiasm are invited for this varied and interesting position.

Job Details

To teach pupils individually or in groups to play a musical instrument, develop musical literacy, aural awareness and promote interest in music making, through group playing to enrich school, authority and community identity.

Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Recognised Music qualification

PVG Membership
This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.

All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note: PVG member's records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offerbeing made.

Additional Information

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See also: Instrumental Instructor.pdf

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