An enthusiastic, dynamic and committed Head of Woodwind is required to deliver, lead and develop the teaching of wind instruments.
Bishop’s Stortford College are seeking an excellent flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone or bassoon teacher to fill the new position of “Head of Woodwind” from September 2021. . The role involves working alongside the full-time music teachers to deliver group lessons in your instrument of specialism in the Prep School, as well as some co-curricular ensemble work and other duties to support the music department as it grows.
Bishop’s Stortford College Music is a well-established department with a good reputation and a busy calendar of performances in school and in the wider community. In both the Prep and Senior Schools there are bands, choirs and orchestras for all ages and all ability levels, and as part of the group instrument programme every student in Year 4 -6 learns an instrument each week in one of their music subject periods. A large percentage also learn one or more instruments privately.
This role involves teaching four 40-minute group lessons in Lower Shell, Upper Shell Form 1 and Form 2 and 60-minutes of ensemble coaching per week during term time.
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Bishop's Stortford College
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 3 - 18 years
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