Music Instructor - Woodwind, Various Locations (386.31) C/D 02/10/16

West Lothian Council
£24,876 - £33,069 per year
16 Sep 2016
23 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time


15.75 hrs per week, salary pro rata, 47 weeks per year

The key duties of this post are:

To teach pupils to play a woodwind instrument, develop their musical literacy, aural awareness and interest in music making

.The skills and experience you must have are:

  • Nationally recognised advanced music qualification
  • Advanced level woodwind instrument playing, conducting and rehearsing skills
  • Thorough knowledge of all woodwind instruments and an ability to teach all to at least Grade 5 Associated Board standard
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work flexibly
  • Ability to teach and inspire young players
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students, staff and parents
  • Ability to deliver well prepared lessons taking into account the needs of the learner
  • Knowledge and understanding of the curriculum
  • Excellent communicator
  • Able to work effectively with other staff

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.


See also:
386.31 - Music Instuctor.pdf