Berkshire Maestros Job Opportunities Berkshire Music Hub

Current Vacancies

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Marketing and Communications Manager

Paid Teaching Internships 2017-18

Singing Development Co-ordinator

Experienced Teacher of Piano and Keyboard

Experienced Lower Strings Specialists

Experienced Upper Strings Specialists

Early Years Music Specialist Teacher

Vocal and Instrumental Teaching Opportunities

About Berkshire Maestros

Welcome to Berkshire Maestros


Marketing and Communications Manager

A new and exciting opportunity has been created for an inspirational, innovative and creative marketing and communications professional to join the Berkshire Maestros team.

The recruitment for this new role is being managed entirely by Acorn Recruitment. Please see their website for full details and to apply to them for an interview.

All enquiries about this opportunity should be directed to Lewis Fawsitt at Acorn Recruitment.

Interviews week commencing 15 May 2017
Closing date for applications Friday 5 May 2017 5pm


Singing Development Co-ordinator

Berkshire Maestros are looking for an inspirational and exceptional practitioner to support the Head of Voice in implementing, developing and monitoring the Berkshire Music Hub Singing Strategy. We seek a formally trained vocal specialist with the ability to perform/teach/direct to a high level, whilst also having a sound understanding of all genres of vocal music. Your experience as a high-calibre musician, educator and leader will be required to shape the strategy across Berkshire.

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 takes the responsibility of child protection very seriously and checks the suitability of staff and volunteers to work with children.

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Deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 8 May, with interviews planned for w/c 18 May 2017.


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.

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Experienced Lower Strings Specialists

Berkshire Maestros seeks experienced, high-calibre lower string tutors to deliver individual and small group teaching in schools and Music Centres in the Windsor/Maidenhead, 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)..
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 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.
We are delighted to announce that paid internships for upper/lower strings will also be available for September and these will be advertised on our website during the spring term.

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.

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Experienced Upper Strings Specialists

Berkshire Maestros seeks experienced, high-calibre upper string tutors to deliver individual and small group teaching in schools and Music Centres in the Windsor/Maidenhead and Reading/Wokingham areas from January 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).

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 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.

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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.


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.

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