This is a highly sought after post for an experienced musician and qualified teacher, who is passionate about working in a prestigious Choir School, in which music is an integral, successful and vibrant component of its life and work. In addition to the 30 boy and girl Choristers of the world-renowned Salisbury Cathedral Choir, the School, which nestles within the idyllic precincts of the Cathedral Close, in the former 13th Century Bishop’s Palace, educates a further 170 pupils, the majority of whom learn at least one musical instrument.
The School’s Music Department offers a prolific range of opportunities for all its pupils, in part thanks to its dedicated team of 20 professional visiting musicians. There are a wealth of choirs and instrumental ensembles which take place during a typical week and the School’s calendar is packed with opportunities for pupils to perform, both formally and informally. It’s track record of success in Associated Board Exams and in preparing pupils for top music awards at senior schools is exemplary.
The salary will reflect the significance of this post and will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s experience.
Salisbury Cathedral School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.