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Job details
Employer Eton College
Location Windsor and Maidenhead
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018


Head of Strings

Eton College is seeking to appoint an outstanding musician and leader to take on the role of Head of Strings. General tasks and responsibilities will be to develop string playing throughout the College at all ability levels; to teach an orchestral string instrument across the 13-18 age range; to lead and manage a team of visiting staff, including developing their pedagogy; to direct the College Chamber Orchestra and Junior String Orchestra; and to coordinate chamber music across the school.

This is a full-time post starting in January 2018.

Accommodation is provided.

Full details and an application form are available from:

Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 6DW

Closing Date: Tuesday, 21 March 2017 @ 1.00 pm

The first round of interviews is scheduled to take place on

Friday, 21 April, and the second round on Thursday, 27 April.

Eton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.


About the employer

Eton College is a single-sex , Church of England independent secondary school with sixth form and boarding serving boys from the age of 12-18. The secondary school is situated in Windsor, Berkshire and has approximately 1,320 students on record.


Information about Eton College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status Independent
Gender Boys
Age range 13 - 18 years
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