Music Instructor - Piping

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Ref no: DEE02021
Closes: Friday, 26th January 2018
Published: Friday, 12th January 2018
Location: Braeview Academy, Berwick Drive
Salary: £6,442 - £8,564 per year
Hours: 12.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Secondary Education

Job Description

Based at Braeview Academy, you will work term time, part time 12 hours per week, temporary until 29 June 2018.


You will have a Degree in Music Education/Performance or relevant professional experience, Professional music qualifications and LTCL, or equivalent.


You will teach children and young people from primary school to upper secondary and, in addition, present pupils for SQA examinations.

The Individual

You should have proven and successful experience working with children and young people leading learning in piping, evidence of knowledge of music curriculum development in Scotland and personal professional development in a wide range of areas. You will also be an excellent and experienced musician, with knowledge of the music circuit nationally, and of appropriate repertoire for all stages of pupil development. You will be able to work unsupervised, under pressure and to work between multiple ages/stages and across settings. You will be willing to keep up to date and learn, and to participate fully in the life of the Children and Families Service Arts and Cultural activities. A current driving licence is also essential. This post is considered regulated work with children and/or protected adults, under the protection of vulnerable groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check, prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dundee City Council.

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