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Music Leader

£28,485 - £32,486 Grade 7 pro rata

Sheffield Music Hub is seeking an exceptional music educator with a flair for communication with Children and Young People. This inspiring musician will help to champion the vision of the hub working strategically with schools and partners to promote a high quality music education for every child. This exciting position will enable children and young people from all backgrounds and every part of Sheffield to deepen their enjoyment of music and to progress to the highest levels of excellence.

Sheffield Music Hub
Closing Date
28th June 2017

Hours: 37 per week (41 weeks per year)

Worksite: Stadia Technology Park and various Sheffield Schools

Contract: Permanent

We will expect the Music Leader to lead activity by, with and for children and young people. This includes whole class ensemble tuition (first access), specialist lessons and ensemble directing. We believe in deep musical progression and expect our Music Leaders to inspire young musicians to develop and progress to the highest possible level.

We are a thriving Music Hub with a strong reputation for innovation. We believe in the power of reflective thinking and are looking for musicians to join the team who have a growth mind-set.

We are at an exciting stage in our development where we can adapt our teaching teams to accommodate the best candidate. Therefore we welcome applications from outstanding music educators who specialise in any single instrument or instrument family. 

The post is available for between 3-5 days per week subject to negotiation with the successful candidate.

The interview process will include a short lesson, a 40 minute interview and a 3 minute performance on your first instrument.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service form in line with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and the Police Act Regulations.

We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Two Ticks Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

How to Apply

Job Description

Application Form

Appendix A

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Health Risks Specification Form


Please DO NOT apply Online for this vacancy but complete the downloadable Word document and send in an email as an attachment.

Please also complete and return the Appendix A with your application form.


Closing Date:
28th June 2017
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