Peripatetic Music Teacher Responsibility for Brass Tuition, Cyprus

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Episkopi SchoolCyprus

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale/UPS
Contract term: Permanent

Required for January 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter

Vacancy Number: 1597556

A rare vacancy has arisen for the post of Peripatetic Music Teacher with Responsibility for Brass Tuition in the Cyprus Music Service, commencing October 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. This desirable post is based at the Music Centre attached to St. John’s School, Episkopi, and entails travelling between and teaching within the six MoD-funded schools on the island (four Primary, two Secondary).

A high standard of playing is expected; the successful candidate will be committed, enthusiastic and self-sufficient and will possess the ability to teach the full range of brass instruments to all school-age pupils. The ability to offer tuition outside the brass family is essential (preferably guitar). Good keyboard skills and attendance at afternoon/weekend Music Schools are essential and important aspects of this post. A practical knowledge of ‘Wider Opportunities’ programmes for the Primary age range would be very advantageous. A full and current driving license is essential.

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Applicants are required to submit an Application Form and Supporting Statement Form to demonstrate the criteria of the post advertised. The supporting Statement form is included in the Applicant Information Pack which can be found on CSJ.  Applications submitted without a Supporting Statement Form will not be considered.

For applicants selected for interview 3 references will be sought including a reference from your current Line Manager and most recent employee working with children. 

For information about the post please e-mail the Head of the Cyprus Music Centre Jon Kille on

For any issues regarding the online application process please e-mail  or call 0800 345 7772.

For any other issues please email

The closing date midnight GMT Sunday 9th December 2018

This post requires an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS). Service Children’s Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.

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More about Episkopi School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: British Forces Episkopi, BFPO 53 Limassol, Cyprus
Telephone: +357 25963425