Arts Education Officer (Youth Music Initiative)

East Lothian Council
£29,180 - £32,921 per year Pro Rata
07 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Salary: £29180 - £32921 per annum pro rata (£15.99-£18.04 per hour)
Temporary part time position until July 2017
14 hours per week
Days of work will be variable
To start asap

The successful candidate will co-ordinate the Youth Music Initiative, delivering a full programme of music and singing activities for children and young people.

Job Details

To implement and develop a range of music initiatives and training programmes to offer learning opportunities through the arts in formal education via the externally funded Youth Music Initiative.

Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Jobholders must be educated to Degree level in music and hold a teaching qualification and be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant experience.

PVG Membership
This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.

All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note: PVG member’s records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offerbeing made.

Additional Information

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See also:
Art Education Officer FINAL G9.pdf