Immediate Start (w/c 20th Sept)
Orchestral Percussion & Drum Kit Tutor(s)
1-1 Xylophone, Orchestral Percussion, Drum Kit & Youth Percussion Ensembles
• Instrumental Tutor & Ensemble Leader / £30 ph & £31 ph / 30 weeks per year during school term
• 4pm – 9pm Mondays and 8:30am – 1:30pm Saturdays; Orchestral Percussion & Xylophone (1-1 and ensemble) Merton Music Centre, South Wimbledon
• Circa 4 – 5 hours 1-1 and paired Drum Kit lessons on a Wednesday across three schools in SW20 & SW19
Our vision is a borough where music resonates along the corridors of every school and echoes throughout the community. A place of aspiration where every child can find their first notes, make progress and flourish as young musician.
Due to a last-minute change in circumstances, we are urgently seeking (an) enthusiastic and engaging orchestral percussion, xylophone and drum kit tutor(s) to teach outstanding 1-1 instrumental lessons and percussion ensembles at our South Wimbledon Music Centre and individual and paired drum kit lessons in three Merton primary schools during the school term. Previous experience in a primary, secondary or youth group context is desirable.
Merton Music Foundation (MMF) is an independent music service and lead partner for the Merton Music Education Hub. The charity is nationally renowned for providing high quality, comprehensive and inclusive music education programmes for the young people of Merton and surrounding areas. Further details of our activities can be found on our website: www.mmf.org.uk
Merton Music Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and warmly welcome applications from members of all the communities that we serve. We are committed to ensuring an inclusive environment for all stakeholders; decision to appoint will be made solely on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
If you need support or require accommodations to be made in order to complete your application, please contact us.
All tutors working in Merton schools are subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance.
Instrumental Tutor Job Description: https://mmf.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/MMF-Instrumental-Tutor-Job-Description-2021.pdf
Starting w/c 20th September 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.
How to Apply
Please email a letter of application and detailed CV with two referees to:
A fast turnaround is imperative. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis with interviews arranged by appointment.