Sistema Scotland is looking for an inspiring person to join our team with the principal responsibilities to:
· Set the future musical vision and direction of Sistema Scotland’s Big Noise Centres
· Inspire and lead a dynamic team of musicians delivering the programme in the Big Noise Raploch community, and other future centres
· Cultivate the Big Noise Symphony Orchestra
This is a new position at Sistema Scotland, created to drive the musical ambition of the programme, whilst building on the successful foundations and principles of social change. This position will play a key role in shaping the future developments at Sistema Scotland
The successful candidate will have:
Extensive experience and knowledge of music education including different pedagogies, teaching styles and models
A track record of success in leading and developing artistic teams
Professional performing experience
Extensive experience working with children and young people
A conviction about the socially transformative impact of music for children and communities, and a desire to be part of this ambitious charitable organisation.
Salary is negotiable
Closing date for applications is Friday 13 May 2011.
Initial application is by CV and cover letter. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed and auditioned in Stirling.
All successful applicants will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure checks.