Association of British Orchestras

French Horn Teacher (Maternity cover)

Royal College of Music £40.27 per hour Closing date 02 May 2023
he Royal College of Music Junior Department (RCMJD) is a specialist term-time only Saturday school offering advanced training to musicians between the ages of 5 and 18. Students combine studying at RCMJD with their general education at their chosen week-day school. Students come together at the RCM London each Saturday for a tailor-made programme of individual instrument/voice/composition lessons, chamber music, orchestral and choral training, and general musicianship. Our staff are professional performers/composers as well as teachers and offer the highest standards of tuition and coaching. Most RCMJD students continue their musical studies at the RCM or other major conservatoires/universities.

The RCMJD is seeking to engage an accomplished French horn teacher to join our vibrant and thriving department to cover a period of maternity leave from 20 May 2023 to 9 December 2023.

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes:

· You should be a widely recognised and highly respected practitioner, either as a performer or teacher.
· Relevant experience of teaching gifted and talented students aged 5 -18.
· Experience of teaching in a specialist music school or nationally recognised musical organisation (e.g. NYCGB, NCO etc.).
· Experience teaching French horn to young people from Grades 5 – diploma.
· Relevant experience teaching online on either MS Teams, Zoom or other platforms.

For a full job description please visit the RCM website via the link below.

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