Team: Inspiring Music
Salary: Music Service Pay Scale £38,478 - £41,499 per annum pro rata (0.8fte)
Hours: 26 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Base Location: Flitwick Library, Flitwick, Bedfordshire
Closing Date: Tuesday 12th October 2021
Interview Date: Thursday 21st October 2021
Start Date: 4th January 2022
More about the role:
Inspiring Music, the music service for Central Bedfordshire is currently seeking an innovative and inspirational Vocal Coordinator. This role will oversee our high-quality musical provision from within our partner schools and the wider community and ensure that all delivery meets the core roles as set out by the Arts Council England.
The Vocal Coordinator will have experience of managing and working within a team and will line manage the team of vocal whole class deliverers, quality assure delivery, lead on the planning and curriculum enrichment requirements of each project and recruit where necessary. The Vocal Coordinator will communicate with other professionals about pupils’ learning needs, to identify and remove barriers to access and progress whilst ensuring best practice in safeguarding, equality, diversity and inclusion.
Inspiring Music works very closely with local and national creative partners planning and delivering projects jointly to meet the local needs of the children in Central Bedfordshire and to develop and build skills, enthusiasm and demand which in turn allows us to cement and embed sustainable projects and leads on to further development of progression pathways.
To ensure that provision is addressing both national and local needs the Vocal Coordinator will work with the management team to ensure that there is a robust CPD programme that invests the relevant skills within the workforce to further develop teaching capacity and support development areas.
The successful candidate will work with the Head of Service to seek to develop a vocal strategy which meets the needs of the local and national landscape.
Working together we will continue to strive for the children and young people of Central Bedfordshire, constantly seeking new challenges and pathways ensuring that we continually offer the highest quality provision within our community.
To find out more about us, please visit the Inspiring Music website here: www.inspiringmusic.co.uk
Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.
Central Bedfordshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment. This post is subject to the disclosure of criminal records.
Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.
To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role. http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/jobs/work-here/application.aspx