General Music Teacher, Cobham Surrey

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Yehudi Menuhin SchoolCobham Surrey
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for September 2018 two highly-qualified, inspiring and innovative musicians to teach general music to all ages at this world-famous specialist music school. It is envisaged that one of these posts will be full-time and one part-time. General Music teaching lies at the very heart of the school’s music-making and is a vital complement to the instrumental provision for around 80 string players, pianists and classical guitarists.

The successful candidates will be required to teach music theory, harmony, counterpoint, musical analysis, aural training and history to the highest level as well as to prepare pupils for GCSE and A Level Music examinations. An interest in Music Technology will be welcome.

One of the positions could be combined with the role of Assistant Houseparent in one of the boarding houses, taking a full part in the life of the school. Accommodation may therefore be available for a suitable candidate.

Applications must be made using the School’s own application form. Please note that a CV without a completed application form will not be considered. For an application form and further details of the post please see the School’s website:

Completed application forms should be sent to Cathy Whitnall, Music Administrator, The Yehudi Menuhin School, Stoke d’Abernon, Cobham, Surrey KT11 3QQ or

Applications should reach the School as soon as possible and by Thursday 31 May 2018 at the latest. The School reserves the right to interview and appoint before this date if suitable candidates present themselves.

The Yehudi Menuhin School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and with the DBS. The School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Yehudi Menuhin School
Address: Cobham Road, Stoke D'Abernon, Surrey, KT11 3QQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1932 864739