Piano Teacher and Accompanist

Piano Teacher and Accompanist

Brockenhurst College is now looking for an enthusiastic Piano Teacher and Accompanist to join our dedicated team on a part time, claims basis. In return, you will receive a competitive salary of £22.35 - £36.44 Per Hour Depending On Experience.

We are a high-achieving college who attract around 2,800 sixth form students across the region each year. We are based within the stunning New Forest National Park and offer our students a huge range of courses and superb facilities.

About the role:

As the Piano Teacher and Accompanist you will teach one to one piano lessons as well as accompany individuals and groups of various students at college organised by the Head of Curriculum.

You will prepare students for and attend the various concerts throughout the academic year. You will also prepare students for music exams and assessments.

Organisation
Brockenhurst College
Curriculum/Support Area
Performing Arts & Music
Contract Type
Claims
Employment Basis
Claims
Contracted working hours
Variable
Location
Brockenhurst College
Salary
22.35 - 36.44 Per Hour DOE
Closing date
09/06/2023

Responsibilities as our Piano Teacher and Accompanist will include:

  • Giving a high profile to equality of opportunity in all areas of activity, including compliance with the Equal Opportunities policy
  • Aiming to provide a safe and secure environment for all our students in compliance with our Child Protection policy
  • Ensuring compliance with the Disability Statement, including the need to notify Personnel of any changes in circumstances
  • Participating in the agreed scheme for staff development, training and appraisal and be committed to continuous personal and professional development
  • Carrying out all duties with due regard to Health and Safety Regulations
  • Ensuring compliance with the Financial Regulations of the College
  • Ensuring compliance with the College Computer & Telecommunication Systems regulations, policies and procedures
  • Notifying Personnel of any changes in personal details, eg a change of name or address, car registration number, telephone number, next of kin/emergency contact details, etc.

As our Piano Teacher and Accompanist, you’ll ideally have:

  • Practical experience as a performer/accompanist
  • Relevant teaching experience in piano
  • Excellent teaching skills
  • A record of continuous professional and career development
  • Knowledge and understanding of current developments in piano grades for all awarding bodies
  • Supportive and positive approach to teaching and learning
  • The ability to motivate and support students effectively to ensure their success

Benefits:

  • 37 days leave plus bank holidays (pro rata for part time staff)
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme provided externally to the College. This is a completely confidential service and is free to all members of staff at the College.
  • On-site Nursery offers childcare at superb rates in and outside of term time
  • Enrolment into the Teachers' Pension Scheme
  • Free eye care vouchers
  • Free secure onsite parking
  • Access to a range of discounts including shopping, travel and healthcare
  • Access to onsite Gym, Tennis/Badminton courts, Football pitches (indoor & out)
  • Weekly staff football

If you feel you are the right candidate for this Piano Teacher and Accompanist role then please click ‘apply’ now! We’d love to hear from you!

Closing Date:  Friday 9 June 2023

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks which includes an enhanced DBS check as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.