Drum Teacher- Keilor

Drum Teacher

Overnewton Anglican Community College in Keilor


One day per week, with possibility of increase
Keilor and Taylors Lakes Campuses


Primary purpose


A drum teacher is required for one day per week. We are seeking a drum teacher with experience working with beginners to intermediate level students and, importantly, the ability to establish strong fundamental skills in young musicians. This is a generalist role, which requires an ability to instruct in different drum and percussion styles as well as enjoyment in working with students with different learning preferences. There is strong potential for this program to grow rapidly for the right person with energy and motivation. This is a great opportunity to join an enthusiastic and dedicated team in a very supportive school environment.


Formal music qualifications will be highly regarded, but a teaching qualification is not essential. Involvement in leading College ensembles is encouraged and remunerated (subject to approval by the Head of Encore: Instrumental Music).


The successful applicant will be required to undergo a Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


Position in context: lines of communication and reporting
Instrumental teachers report to the Head of Encore: Instrumental Music.




Professional qualities and competencies

It is expected that all staff will support the Christian ethos of an Anglican school, be IT literate and be willing to participate in our co-curricular program.




The appointment will be made on a one-year contract. An hourly salary rate applies (dependent upon the number of students). All staff must be aware of and able to work within Occupational Health and Safety and Equal Employment Opportunity Legislation.




A preliminary short list of applicants will be prepared and first-round interviews conducted. A further shortlist will be prepared and further interviews will be conducted as appropriate. Final appointments are made by the Principal or his delegate.


All external applicants are required to complete the appropriate application form, including additional information as specified on the form. The form is available on the Employment page of the Overnewton College website (www.overnewton.vic.edu.au).


In the first instance, enquiries and applications should be directed to:

Mrs Andrea Turner, Human Resources Assistant
Email: humanresources@overnewton.vic.edu.au
Telephone: 03 9334 0035




Closing Date for Applications: Monday 18 November, 2013.


Applications will be acknowledged by email. If acknowledgement of your application has not been received after two working days, please contact the Human Resources Assistant, Andrea Turner (Ph: 9334 0035).


Apply: http://www.overnewton.vic.edu.au?site=aus/oacc.php?page=current_vacancies


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