Head of Strings - Isle of Man Music Service
Music Centre

Job Reference: DOES-007121

Closing Date: 02/07/2018

Salary: £22,917 - £38,633 + £4,590 (TLR 2b) per annum

Department: Department of Education, Sport and Culture

Hours Per week: Full Time

About the role:

The Isle of Man Music Service is looking for a well qualified, inspirational and dedicated upper strings teacher to lead our Strings Department and to contribute to the ongoing development of our forward thinking, yet traditional, inclusive and friendly music service. 

Required for September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter, this is a full time, permanent post within a small music service which is committed to inspiring our young musicians across the Island, nurturing a life long love of music making. Music is an important part of the Island's rich cultural heritage and the Isle of Man Music Service is highly regarded throughout the community.  There is an opportunity to be involved in our Saturday morning programme which includes Junior String Orchestra, a Senior String Orchestra, Training Orchestra and Senior Manx Youth Orchestra. We have a comprehensive continuing professional development programme and teachers are encouraged to take advantage of further training to enhance their professional practice and develop their careers. 

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Maggie Richardson on 01624 686558.

A driving licence and access to own vehicle is essential for this post.

Please note a police check is required for this post.

Interview expenses and a relocation package based on receipts is available for this role. For any further information on the relocation package please contact helpmeapply@gov.im. To find out more about the lifestyle, culture and living/working on the on the Isle of Man please visit www.locate.im.

How to apply:

For more information please see the attached job description and person specification.

Please note a CV must be provided to support your application. It is recommended that you include a cover letter with your CV which explains your motivations for applying for this position and demonstrates your suitability for the requirements of the post. If you do wish to upload a cover letter with your CV, please ensure they are uploaded in one file.

If you have difficulties applying online please contact the Recruitment and Employment Changes Team on 01624 686300 or by email at helpmeapply@gov.im.

Applications for this post will be accepted up to midnight of the closing date specified.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.