Head of Strings - Bellevue Hill

Head of Strings


The Scots College, Bellevue Hill


“In seeking to serve God faithfully, the Scots College exists to inspire boys to learn, lead and serve as they strive for excellence together”


Scots to the Fore: Brave Hearts, Bold Minds – Our Strategic Intent 2010 -2014


Role Purpose:


Support the strategic directions of The Scots College through delivery of effective teaching and learning programs, fostering an inclusive and challenging learning environment and engaging with the school community within and beyond the classroom.




T-12 Campuses


Responsible To:


  • Directly responsible to the Director of Performing Arts.
  • Ultimately responsible to the Principal.


Principal Relationships:


Principal, Director of Curriculum and Staffing, Deans of Faculty, Academic Administrator, T-12 Directors, Heads of Campus, Prep Campus Leaders, Year Level Coordinators, Head of Department, Students, Parents/Carers


Key Accountabilities:


  • Work collaboratively with the Director of Performing Arts, music and administrative staff in developing a dynamic and diverse music program
  • Develop and manage T-12 String individual, class and ensemble programs
  • Assist the Director of the Performing Arts in developing and managing T-12 Orchestral program
  • Direct, manage and co-ordinate music ensembles
  • Identify and organise performance and competition opportunities
  • Manage and mentor peripatetic program
  • Co-ordinate and organise music events and tours
  • Establish partnerships with leading music institutions in the world
  • Develop research projects to raise educational and artistic standards of music pedagogy and making
  • Represent Scots to promote music to the College and wider communities
  • Complete Administrative tasks required for the activities identified above
  • Learning and teaching program
  • Adherence to policy and procedure


For more information and how to apply visit:



Please mention “TES AUSTRALIA” when applying for this role.



42-54 Victoria Rd,

Bellevue Hill

NSW 2023

(02) 9391 7600


Closing Date: 17th October 2013


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