0.5 Music Performance Tutor
We are after passionate, dedicated and creative educators to join our rapidly expanding team of lectures to help deliver on our FE Music Performance provision. If you see your future supporting learners to fulfil their potential and have the skills required to create an innovative and inspiring learning environment – then this is the place for you!
We are currently looking for tutors with expertise across a number of areas in the Music performance and technology field. The successful applicant will be working .5 contract over 3 days. The successful applicant will be required to deliver lessons in a range of subjects on our Music Performance and song writing course.
You will have industry related skills and knowledge in the following areas:
- Broad understanding of the Music Performance industry
- Experience and knowledge of performance practice
- Active awareness of current music industry trends
- Active performing musician
- Appropriate music theory skills
- Song writing skills
- DAW skills (Logic Pro X)
- Composition skills in a workshop setting as well as digital audio composition.
- General awareness of practices and workflow within the creative industries
- Coordination of live events
This role will have a particular focus, joining an established team this .5 role will focus on Music Industry, planning and delivering sessions predominantly over year 1 of the course. The successful applicant must also be proficient in their craft, song writing, performance and technical prowess on a melody instrument (or vocal) is crucial. Alongside teaching Music Industry sessions the successful applicant will lead a number of classes in performance techniques.
From planning lessons and preparing resources for designated programmes and modules to delivering enriching sessions and activities, our tutors are at the heart of the student experience. It’s essential that you are conversant with current professional practices within your field of expertise. Ideally, you will also have experience of teaching at further & higher education. You will also be educated to degree level and will ideally hold a recognised teaching qualification or willing to work towards one. If you have the attitude and desire to work in varied, dynamic environment and believe in an industry shaping vocational provision then we can guarantee you will play a key role in our success.
Please note, any resulting job offers are subject to additional groups running in September 2020.
In return you will receive:
- a generous holiday allowance, starting at 28 days per year (pro rata) plus bank holidays and Christmas closure,
- travel discounts including East Midlands Railway, Trent Barton, NCT and NET
- access to our Healthcare Cash Plan scheme
- enrolment into a contributory pension scheme after 3 month’s service
Confetti is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure & Barring Service.
If you are interested in working for us but this position isn’t quite right for you, please register your details on our jobs board and we will let you know when a more suitable opportunity arises.
Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies (CICT) is a forward thinking centre of learning, home to the very best technology, studios, equipment and industry-connected tutors. Now in our 25th year, we provide a vibrant and professional learning environment for over 2000 passionate and committed students studying for careers in the creative industries.
Confetti Media Group, owned by Nottingham Trent University, consists of the Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies, a further and higher education institute for specialist creative industry subjects and home to the very best technology, studios and industry-connected tutors; Spool, our post-production, film and TV company, our live performance venue, Metronome, our creative business centre, Antenna and our furniture design and installation company, Constellations. We are a key partner in Nottingham’s TV channel Notts TV and are at the forefront of developments within the Creative Quarter.
For further information, please download the job profile document below. To apply, please click “Apply for this job” below to access the online application form.
Applications must be submitted by 10 am on Monday 17th August 2020.