Berkshire Maestros Job Opportunities Berkshire Music Hub

Current Vacancies

Please click on the job title below for further information.

Experienced Violin Specialists

Experienced Cello Specialists

Experienced Classical Guitar Specialists

Early Years Music Specialist Teacher

Cleaning and Maintenance Officer

Caretaker/Cleaner

Experienced Teacher of Piano and Keyboard

Vocal and Instrumental Teaching Opportunities

About Berkshire Maestros

Welcome to Berkshire Maestros


Experienced Violin Specialists

Berkshire Maestros urgently seeks experienced, high-calibre tutors to deliver individual and small group teaching in schools and Music Centres across Berkshire in the Windsor/Maidenhead, Newbury/Hungerford and Reading/Wokingham/Bracknell areas. We seek skilled and enthusiastic teachers who want to develop a career within one of the most successful music hubs in the country.

Opportunities to lead and direct ensembles are also available and we welcome teachers who could also coach on the prestigious Academy@Maestros programme for gifted and talented students, as well as support the development of Berkshire's renowned county youth orchestras and choirs (for example Berkshire Youth Symphony Orchestra and Berkshire Youth Guitar Orchestra). The ability to play piano or offer a further discipline would be welcome.

Full- and part-time teaching contracted positions are available for the right candidate and opportunities for self-employed work can also be arranged. We offer competitive remuneration between £18.5 - £31K subject to qualifications, skills and experience, with pension and car allowance for contracted positions. Successful applicants will require access to a vehicle and possess a full driving licence.

Please email jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk with your CV.

Berkshire Maestros is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Downloads

Closing date for applications: 24 July 2017. Interviews will take place w/c 21 August 2017.


Experienced Cello Specialists

Berkshire Maestros urgently seeks experienced, high-calibre tutors to deliver individual and small group teaching in schools and Music Centres across Berkshire in the Windsor/Maidenhead, Newbury/Hungerford and Reading/Wokingham/Bracknell areas. We seek skilled and enthusiastic teachers who want to develop a career within one of the most successful music hubs in the country.

Opportunities to lead and direct ensembles are also available and we welcome teachers who could also coach on the prestigious Academy@Maestros programme for gifted and talented students, as well as support the development of Berkshire's renowned county youth orchestras and choirs (for example Berkshire Youth Symphony Orchestra and Berkshire Youth Guitar Orchestra). The ability to play piano or offer a further discipline would be welcome.

Full- and part-time teaching contracted positions are available for the right candidate and opportunities for self-employed work can also be arranged. We offer competitive remuneration between £18.5 - £31K subject to qualifications, skills and experience, with pension and car allowance for contracted positions. Successful applicants will require access to a vehicle and possess a full driving licence.

Please email jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk with your CV.

Berkshire Maestros is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Downloads

Closing date for applications: 24 July 2017. Interviews will take place w/c 21 August 2017.


Experienced Classical Guitar Specialists

Berkshire Maestros urgently seeks experienced, high-calibre tutors to deliver individual and small group teaching in schools and Music Centres across Berkshire in the Windsor/Maidenhead, Newbury/Hungerford and Reading/Wokingham/Bracknell areas. We seek skilled and enthusiastic teachers who want to develop a career within one of the most successful music hubs in the country.

Opportunities to lead and direct ensembles are also available and we welcome teachers who could also coach on the prestigious Academy@Maestros programme for gifted and talented students, as well as support the development of Berkshire's renowned county youth orchestras and choirs (for example Berkshire Youth Symphony Orchestra and Berkshire Youth Guitar Orchestra). The ability to play piano or offer a further discipline would be welcome.

Full- and part-time teaching contracted positions are available for the right candidate and opportunities for self-employed work can also be arranged. We offer competitive remuneration between £18.5 - £31K subject to qualifications, skills and experience, with pension and car allowance for contracted positions. Successful applicants will require access to a vehicle and possess a full driving licence.

Please email jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk with your CV.

Berkshire Maestros is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Downloads

Closing date for applications: 24 July 2017. Interviews will take place w/c 21 August 2017.


Early Years Music Specialist Teacher

Join our teaching team!

Self-employed teaching opportunities, hourly pay, rates dependent upon qualifications and experience.

If you would like to work with one of the country’s most successful music hubs, we would like to hear from you.

Berkshire Maestros, the lead organisation of the Berkshire Music Hub, is looking to make contact with Musicians, Early Years Music Specialists, Early Years Teachers and Practitioners, wishing to expand their Early Years teaching and instrumental teaching skills.

With opportunities across the County of Berkshire and beyond, we are particularly looking to expand our existing provision around the Bracknell area on Saturday mornings, as well as Monday to Friday term-time teaching for our exciting ‘Pantomimus’ Early Years’ programme. Based on Kodaly and Dalcroze methodologies, this programme is delivered in blocks and based in various areas across the county and includes delivery of Staff training. Further CPD training is available to the successful candidate.

Contact jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk and send your CV with contact details to register your interest in joining our team of self-employed music specialists. Our Early Years Coordinator is keen to discuss your skills, experience and availability personally.

Berkshire Maestros is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Berkshire Maestros fully recognises its responsibilities for child protection and ensure we practise safe recruitment in checking the suitability of staff and volunteers to work with children.


Cleaning and Maintenance Officer

Berkshire Maestros is seeking an individual to support the Resources team to provide cleaning and general maintenance at Reading Music Centre (Stoneham Court, 100 Cockney Hill, Reading, RG30 4EZ). This role is part-time, typically working 7am-11am Monday to Friday.

For full details please see the job description here.

To apply please send your CV to jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk  as soon as possible. Your application will be acknowledged once received.


Caretaker/Cleaner

Berkshire Maestros is recruiting an individual to work a maximum of 8 hours per week at our Windsor Music Centre at Dedworth Middle School. The opportunity will commence at the start of the new school year in September.

The contracted hours will be:
Saturday 5 hours - music centre duties, Monday 2 hours - cleaning, and Thursday 1 hour - cleaning
Or
Saturday 5 hours - music centre duties, Saturday 1 ½ hours - cleaning, and Wednesday or Thursday 1 ½ hours - cleaning

The Saturday morning music centre manual duties are essential and cannot be flexible.  The cleaning can be flexible, apart from a clean following Saturday music centre activities (i.e. either Saturday afternoon or Monday).

Salary - relevant minimum wage based upon age.

For an informal discussion regarding the requirements of the role prior to application, please contact the Windsor Music Centre Manager Dawn Parker using windsor@berkshiremaestros.org.uk or telephone 0118 943 9620.

Alternatively to apply for the vacancy please send your CV to jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk  as soon as possible before the closing date. Your application will be acknowledged once received.


Experienced Teacher of Piano and Keyboard

Berkshire Maestros seeks experienced, high-calibre piano and keyboard tutors to deliver individual and small group teaching in schools and Music Centres in the Newbury/Hungerford and Reading/Wokingham areas from April 2017. We seek skilled and enthusiastic teachers who want to develop a career within one of the most successful music hubs in the country.

Opportunities to lead and direct ensembles are also available and we welcome teachers who could also coach on the prestigious Academy@Maestros programme for gifted and talented students, as well as support the development of Berkshire's renowned county youth orchestras and choirs (Berkshire Youth Symphony Orchestra, Berkshire Youth Guitar Orchestra and Berkshire County Youth Choirs).
Experience of accompanying choirs and recitals as well as the ability to offer a further discipline would be welcome.

Full- and part-time teaching contracted positions are available for the right candidate and opportunities for hourly paid work can also be arranged. We offer competitive remuneration between £18.5 - £31K subject to qualifications, skills and experience, with pension and car allowance for contracted positions. Successful applicants will require access to a vehicle and possess a full driving license.

Berkshire Maestros is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Downloads


Vocal and Instrumental Teaching Opportunities

Due to growing numbers, we seek inspirational and highly talented teachers and musicians to deliver individual and small group tuition in schools and music centres across Berkshire. We have opportunities for self-employed and contractual positions for teachers who are able to encourage children and young people to develop their enthusiasm and love for music-making, such as:

  • Piano and Keyboard Teachers – full- and part-time and self-employed opportunities available.
  • Qualified classroom musicians at primary and secondary levels

For information packs, including job descriptions and further application details, please email  jobs@berkshiremaestros.org.uk with your CV and covering letter containing details of your availability, hours requested and location within Berkshire.

Berkshire Maestros is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, continuously improving the educational experience for all children and young people and expects all colleagues to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to DBS checks and Declarations of Disqualification.

Downloads


 

 

Facebook Twitter Linkedin YouTube Channel Instagram Google+
Arts Council England logo