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Peripatetic Music Tutor

Graveney SchoolWandsworth

Would you like the opportunity to work as part of a team of highly experienced and ambitious colleagues?

Graveney is an extremely popular and successful 11-18 School, located in South West London, SW17 with the benefit of being situated in beautiful campus-style surroundings with excellent facilities and a warm community atmosphere. We have a commitment to providing the best opportunities to all students and to developing the professional skills and career aspirations of our staff, within a supportive and collaborative environment.


Designated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in March 2015 and widely recognised as one of the top 100 state funded schools in the country.

“Top performing local school again, based on an aggregation of the five key accountability measures…” The Times


We are looking for a guitar tutor to take up a day of teaching (6 hours) in this vibrant and successful music department. The guitar department already consists of four days of a contemporary electric/bass guitar specialist and a classical guitar specialist and this role would be to teach guitarists in a primarily popular/contemporary idiom across both acoustic and electric disciplines along with some bass guitar too. Experience working with students to prepare GCSE ensembles would be useful. Additionally, experience tutoring students in composition would also be advantageous.

To be successful, you will have:

  • A Music Degree or Diploma or relevant experience
  • Teaching qualification on instrument (preferred)
  • Experience of teaching beginner instrumentalists to Grade 8 and beyond
  • Experience of preparing students for examinations
  • Experience of leading groups / ensembles

Closing date: 4th June 2021

Interview date: w/c 14th June 2021 

Please note that applications will be considered for shortlisting as and when they are received and we reserve the right to close the advert at any time.

Graveney School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will need to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Strictly no contact from agencies. Please respect this request.

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