• Brass Teacher - Maternity Cover

    Brass Teacher - Maternity Cover

    Oldham Music Service is looking to find a P/T Brass Teacher (approx. 63% fte) to cover the maternity leave of one of our current colleagues from September 2023 until July 2024. The successful candidate will be able to teach all orchestral and brass instruments and will ideally have a French Horn specialism. The work will take place both in schools and at the Music Centre with small groups, whole classes and ensembles.

    Full details are available via the link below.

    The post is subject to Teachers' Pay and Conditions on either Qualified or Unqualified scales depending upon qualifications and experience and applications close on 10th May 2023

    Further details and application here

  • Independent Music Tutors

    Independent Music Tutors

    The Oldham Music Service is recruiting to its team of casual, self-employed supply teachers with skills across all instrumental, vocal, classroom and music therapy disciplines.

    Teachers selected for inclusion on the list will be able to provide cover for teacher absence and to create capacity for expansion as required. Successful applicants will have experience of and will be expected to deliver either small group instrumental tuition / whole class Wider Opportunities programmes at KS 1-4 and / or KS1/2 class music programmes.

    A relevant music qualification and teaching experience are essential and a teaching qualification is desirable.

    Some evening and weekend work may be offered and the ability to travel between schools and other venues is essential. Practitioners that are selected to join the pool of teachers will be responsible for their own tax and NI arrangements.

    The Oldham Music Service is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment. Successful candidates must therefore provide evidence of enhanced CRB disclosure clearance and Public Liability Insurance. They will also be responsible for designing and delivering their own curricula, but will be able to access support and materials from the relevant senior staff of the Oldham Music Service as required.

    Salary: £20 - £30 per hour dependent upon experience and qualifications.

    The successful candidates will join a pool of musicians to cover sickness and growing demand from schools. Teaching hours will be offered in response to demand from schools.

    Hours: As required to fulfil the service level teaching commitments of the Music Service.

    Interview Date: Recruitment is continuous and interviews will be set periodically as applications are received, but usually once each term.

    Please send completed applications to:

    Oldham Music Service
    The Lyceum Building, Union Street,
    Oldham OL1 1QG
    0161 770 5660

    Download Job Application Form