Tutor Opportunity: Music Educators with Music Generation Kilkenny

Music Generation Kilkenny is seeking to hire Music Educators to facilitate their programmes. They wish to create a panel of suitably qualified and experienced part-time Musician Educators to deliver the following Music Generation Kilkenny programmes:

  • Small-group performance music education in traditional Irish instruments/singing in after-school community settings;
  • Small-group performance music education in vocal (including choral) or instrumental learning in any music genre in after-school community settings;
  • Large-group performance music education (vocal and/or instrumental) in early years and primary school settings:
    • Early Years Programme
      Vocal and/or instrumental Musician Educators with experience relevant to working with introduction to music, under 5s.
    • Primary School Programme
      Vocal/Choral, Classical strings, Ukulele, Percussion Musician Educators with experience relevant to introductory music-making in group contexts, age 5- 12. A knowledge of or training in a pedagogical approach such as Kodaly, Orff, Dalcroze an advantage.
  • Ensemble (instrumental/vocal), band facilitation, mentoring in any genre of music. A community music programme in hubs and post-primary school settings.

Musician Educators will work with children and young people in group/classroom contexts and may work on one or more programmes at any given time. A willingness to deliver programmes in more than
one location in County Kilkenny would be desirable.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Wednesday, 4 November 2020. Late applications will not be considered.

Provisional interview date: Week commencing 9 November 2020.

For further details and application, please see kilkennycarlowetb.ie.