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Instrumental/Vocal Manager

Soulbury 6 – 9 (£47,170 - £51,425) + Inner London Weighting (£3,595) FTE

The Tower Hamlets Arts and Music Education Service (THAMES) is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic music educator to further support the development of instrumental, vocal and/or curriculum music within an award-winning music and arts service. Permanent, 28 hours (4 days per week).

Tower Hamlets Arts & Music Education Service (THAMES)
London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Contract Type
Part-Time Permanent
Closing Date
10th July 2024
Key Responsibilities

You will act as a Link Manager for a group of schools, manage part of the team of instrumental/vocal and curriculum music tutors and be involved in developing a wide range of performing activities for young people including concerts, projects, and other events.

You will also be available for occasional (or potentially regular) work on Saturday mornings at the THAMES Saturday Music Centre, including deputising for the Head of Centre as and when required.


The successful candidate will not only be an excellent musician and music educator but will also take a lead in developing music provision in schools. Depending on the candidate’s specialism and areas of expertise, this might include a focus on curriculum music, instrumental/vocal music, music technology, SEND provision, ensembles, and high-quality performance opportunities. This is a wonderful career opportunity for someone who would like to help make a difference in music education within a Music Service which aspires to the highest level.

Additional Information

Candidates will be asked to complete a DBS check through Tower Hamlets and take responsibility for renewing the check every three years.

There may be up to 7 hours additional hourly paid teaching available, so candidates looking for a full-time post should not be deterred from applying.

How to Apply

All applications should be made using our online application system. No CVs or alternative forms of applications are accepted.

Closing Date:
10th July 2024
19th July 2024

About the Provider

Tower Hamlets Arts and Music Education Service

The Tower Hamlets Arts and Music Education Service (THAMES) leads the Tower Hamlets and City of London Music Education Hub. It is part of Tower Hamlets Council.

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