ECaM Violin and Viola Tutors (Sessional)

Employer: London Borough of Newham

  • Reference: RCD00237
  • Published on: Wed 23/07/2014 17:04 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 30/09/2015 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Temporary
  • Hours:
  • Salary: Competitive
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Newham

The Job

ECaM Violin and Viola Tutors (sessional)

The Every Child a Musician Programme delivers instrumental music tuition to all Year 5, Year 6 and Year 7 children in Newham’s schools. We are currently expanding the programme to Years 3 and 4 and Year 8 in a whole class teaching model. It is a mass participation programme working in partnership with more than 73 schools in the East London borough. The children receive weekly instrumental music tuition, for a period of three years. The tuition is free to the child and their family and they are provided with a free musical instrument.

This job is a great opportunity to join a ground breaking programme as an instrumental tutor. You will deliver instrumental tuition sessions in Newham’s schools.

We offer lessons in a variety of instruments and we now need to recruit Violin and Viola tutors. At the moment it is essential that we fill sessions on Monday – Friday between the hours of 8am until 6pm. Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons are particularly busy so you must be available to fill these sessions between the hours of 12 noon and 4pm.

Pay rate will be between £20 and £25 per hour, including holiday supplement, depending on qualification, experience and training.

The Person

You will need

  • Grade 6 or above in Strings (Violin or Viola) or equivalent or ABRSM Instrumental Teaching Certificate or a music teaching qualification * The ability to teach an additional instrument offered by ECaM alongside the Violin or Viola e.g. Clarinet, Flute, Trumpet, Trombone, Keyboard, Guitar would be an advantage * If successful after interview an Enhanced Disclosue & Barring check needs to be completed * Experience of instrumental teaching to young people * The ability to assess students work * Knowledge of repertoire for students at different stages of development * Experience of working in a school setting * Experience of whole class teaching

For an informal discussion about these roles please contact either Lucy Read, ECaM Liaison Officer on 0203 373 2922, Therese May, ECaM Operations Manager on 0203 373 8993

Closing date: 30th September 2014

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