The School is seeking an inspiring, enthusiastic and experienced Woodwind Tutor to provide saxophone, clarinet and flute instruction to our students across Primary and Secondary School.

The role will include teaching Year 7-8 Woodwind groups as well as providing lessons to individuals and small groups.

The position will be up to two days per week and is anticipated to commence in Term 1, 2023.

Previous experience teaching school aged students is desirable; however, you are welcome to apply if you hold a tertiary qualification in music or music qualification to an advanced level.

Please note that this is a contractor position and the successful applicant will not be an employee of the School. A valid Working With Children Check must be provided prior to commencement. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Deliver high quality tuition to individuals and small groups. Prepare students for exams up to AMEB grade 8 or equivalent.
  • Demonstrate an effective teaching method that produces good results for their students.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with students, teachers and parents.
  • Assess student achievements and provide report comments, twice per year.
  • Participate in workshops, concerts and masterclasses.

Essential Criteria

  • Tertiary qualification in music or music qualification to an advanced level (eg. minimum Grade 8 AMEB/ABRSM or equivalent).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to facilitate positive relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Good organisational and time management skills. 
  • Be professional, warm and approachable for young children and parents.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with other staff and teachers.

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous experience teaching school aged students.

How to Apply

To apply for this position please provide the following:

  • Cover Letter (addressing the duties, responsibilities and selection criteria)
  • CV (including contact details for two referees) 
  • Certified copies of relevant qualifications 

Email applications should be sent to the Instrumental Programme Coordinator, Mrs Tess Loewdin-Juno:

Applications will remain open until the position is filled.