Musical Director: Dartford Orchestra for Young People
Location: Mick Jagger Centre, Dartford, Kent DA1 2JZ
Salary: £30.08 per hour for 3 hours per week. Contributory pension scheme
Hours: Wednesdays, 5-7pm, 33 weeks term time only, with an additional 1 hour preparation and planning time on average per week. Fixed term until July 2019
Start Date: 6 June 2018
We are looking for a dynamic Musical Director to lead and develop Dartford Orchestra for Young People – a new orchestra for 10-18 year olds from Dartford who have been learning their instrument for a minimum of three years (or Grade 2 equivalent).
The role of Musical Director will include on the ground Orchestra leadership and management, and artistic direction throughout the weekly rehearsals and associated events and activities. The group will explore different genres of music through a range of methods including notation, improvisation, composition and aural training.
How to apply:
For a full job description and application form, please email email@example.com.
The closing date for this post is Monday 16 April at 12 noon. No CVs will be accepted. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 25 April at the Mick Jagger Centre, Dartford from 4pm, and will require a short demonstration of working with a group of instrumentalists as well as a verbal interview.