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Freelance Artists

Day rate between £174 and £275 (depending on remit and location)

We have a range of exciting opportunities including (but not limited to) supporting performance events, facilitating at residentials, and weekly teaching in our school classrooms. We're particularly looking for choir leaders, rappers, ukulele specialists and music teachers. If you believe you’ve got skills to pass on to our students, we want to hear from you!

Employer
Ark
Location
Opportunities in London / Birmingham / Hastings / Portsmouth
Contract Type
Self-Employed
Closing Date
21st June 2024
About Ark

Ark is a charity whose mission is to transform children’s lives through education. Ark works to make sure that all children, regardless of their background, have access to a great education and real choices in life.

About Ark Music

Ark’s music programme supports music-making across our network of 39 schools. We strive to offer all children a joyful and well-rounded music education. Ark pupils are performers, composers, discerning listeners, and connected members of a creative community. Our work spans curriculum and enrichment activities as well as celebration events and concerts. We also work with cultural partners and Artists in Residence who support our work in and out of school.

To see Ark Music in action, take look at our recent Gala film.

What current opportunities are there?

We have a range of exciting opportunities including supporting performance events, facilitating at residentials, and weekly teaching in our school classrooms.

If you believe you’ve got skills to pass on to our students – we want to hear from you!

 The ideal candidate will:  

  • Have a genuine passion for and belief in the potential of every young person
  • Be an excellent teacher and music educator
  • Be an active musician

How to Apply

If you are interested in working with us, please email ark.music@arkonline.org and send us:

  • CV/portfolio/LinkedIn profile with your teaching experience detailed.
  • Answer these two questions either in your email or in a video (no longer than 4 minutes total):
    • Why do you want to work for Ark Music?
    • What experience and/or skills will you bring to the team and to our schools?

We welcome applications all year round and will be doing our next recruitment round in June.

Closing Date:
21st June 2024

About the Provider

Ark Music

Ark is a charity whose mission is to transform children’s lives through education. Ark’s music programme supports music-making across our network of 39 schools where we strive to offer all children a joyful and well-rounded music education.

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