Hertfordshire Music Service (HMS) is one of the largest and most successful music services in the Country with a national reputation for excellence and opportunity. We are seeking a dynamic, passionate and inspirational leader to be our new Music Director to lead and develop HMS’ musical strategy.
The Music Director post will from a central part of our new Executive Team. Working alongside colleagues delivering on finance, HR and strategic operations, the Music Director post will be able to focus exclusively on the music.
You will work collaboratively to develop and deliver first class musical opportunities for children and young people across Hertfordshire working with a broad range of stakeholders including Arts Council England, Hertfordshire County Council, Youth Music, Music Mark, partners, other music hubs and organisations as appropriate.
First and foremost, you will recognise the transformative power of music education and believe that every child in Hertfordshire should have access to a great musical education regardless of their circumstances or where they live. You must be willing to embrace and drive organisational change, and experienced in leading leaders to deliver musical excellence.
If you would like to have a conversation about the role please contact Simon Newland at firstname.lastname@example.org
How to Apply
Further information and a Candidate application Pack can be found on www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/jobs. The job number is HCC12612.
Applications should consist of:
• A full CV including your educational and professional qualifications, full employment history, latest remuneration, details of relevant achievements and contact details.
• A covering letter stating how you meet the criteria in the Person Specification and outlining your motivation for applying for this role. Your covering letter should be a maximum of three sides of A4.
• Details of two referees, though please note that we will not approach your referees without your prior consent.
Applications can also be emailed to: Lucy.Kostur@Hertfordshire.gov.uk