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Freelance music group leader Assistant freelance music group leader

 

 

Freelance music group leader

Job description

Hours:

Mondays, 12.30 - 14.00

Project length:

Nine months

Start date:

23/10/17

End date:

25/06/18

Pay:

£60 per session

Location:

Crofthead Community Centre, Livingston

Project description:

Hear My Music delivers music sessions for MUSAC (Musically Active Dudes), an organisation based in West Lothian which provides dance and music classes for adults with Additional Support Needs. The small, participant-led music class is delivered by Hear My Music and runs once a week over 3 terms throughout the year.

Hear My Music has been delivering these sessions for 3 years and the class is well-attended and loved by participants and their carers alike.

The session offers access to music for every participant to suit their specific needs and involves singing, percussion, and composition.

The classes seek to improve self-confidence, health and wellbeing, communication and creative expression.

Job role:

The role will include planning and delivering these sessions alongside an assistant practitioner and ensuring that every participant has the opportunity to engage in the session in the way that best suits them. All equipment and instruments will be provided for these sessions.

What we are looking for:

The ideal candidate will have experience delivering group music sessions with a variety of ages and abilities. They will be reactive to each group member and open to a wide range of different music. They will be reliable, enthusiastic and passionate about delivering quality music sessions.

Training and supervision:

You will receive support and supervision from a member of the Hear My Music board throughout the year, including regular visits from a board member to the sessions. Prior to the project starting you will have an induction session to learn about the methodology of Hear My Music.

Further information:

Please email Emily Carr-Martin at for further information on this role.

Deadline:

Friday the 29th of September with interviews to take place on Friday the 6th of October.

You will be a member of the PVG scheme.

Assistant freelance music group leader

Job Description

Hours:

Part time
Mondays, 12.30 - 14.00

Project length:

Nine months

Start date:

23/10/17

End date:

25/06/18

Pay:

£20 per session

Location:

Crofthead Community Centre, Livingston

Project description:

Hear My Music delivers music sessions for MUSAC (Musically Active Dudes), an organisation based in West Lothian which provides dance and music classes for adults with Additional Support Needs. The small, participant-led music class is delivered by Hear My Music and runs weekly for three terms throughout the year.

Hear My Music has been delivering these sessions for 3 years and the class is well-attended and loved by participants and their carers alike.

The session offers access to music for every participant to suit their specific needs and involves singing, percussion, and composition.

The classes seek to improve self-confidence, health and wellbeing, communication and creative expression.

Job role:

The role involves assisting in the delivery of these sessions alongside a lead practitioner. All equipment and instruments will be provided for these sessions.

What we are looking for:

The ideal candidate will have an interest in gaining experience in delivering group music sessions with a variety of ages and abilities. They will be keen to learn and take guidance from the lead practitioner. They will be reliable, enthusiastic and passionate about delivering quality musical sessions.

Training and supervision:

You will receive support and supervision from a member of the Hear My Music board throughout the year, including regular visits from a board member to the sessions. Prior to the project starting you will have an induction session to learn about the methodology of Hear My Music.

Further information:

Please email Emily Carr-Martin at for further information on this role.

Deadline:

Friday the 29th of September with interviews to take place on Friday the 6th of October.

You will be a member of the PVG scheme