Music Instructor (Woodwind)

Favourite West Dunbartonshire Council
Ref no: WDN01371
Closes: Sunday, 17th September 2017
Published: Wednesday, 6th September 2017
Location: Various Locations In West Dunbartonshire
Salary: £24,876 - £33,069 per year Pro Rata
Hours: 28.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: West Dunbartonshire Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Primary & Secondary Education

Job Description


This is a part time post and the salary will be pro rata to the number of hours worked.

This is an exciting opportunity to join West Dunbartonshire's Instrumental Music Service as a double
reed specialist.

Working across all areas of woodwind tuition, the successful applicant will have a specialism in double reed instrumental teaching. The new post holder will also be expected to conduct the Training Concert
Band, which meets on a Monday late afternoon, so it is important that conducting experience and leading an ensemble are featured in the application.

The working days of this term time post will be Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.


This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and as such membership with the PVG scheme is essential. Further details of this scheme can be found here.

Preferred applicants will be required to become members of the relevant PVG scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.


The employment for which you are applying is excepted from the provisions of section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Order 1975. Applicants are, therefore, not statutorily entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are "spent" under the provisions of the Act. In the event of employment any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal or disciplinary action.

The Individual

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