Early Years Music Teacher

We are looking for an inspiring, experienced music teacher of children aged 0-4 to join our team!

Greenwich Music school is seeking an outstanding teacher to join its early years music team (Greenwich Early Years Music), to deliver classes to babies and toddlers aged 0-4. This is an opportunity to be part of a passionate and dedicated early years team in a new charity dedicated to high quality music education.

Our very first sessions were in 2016, and since then the team has grown a weekly timetable of sessions, been shortlisted for a National Creative Learning Award, and been awarded funding from Sound Connections for our successful Musical Beginnings project which provides free classes in children’s centres for parents with babies aged 0-1 and expectant parents.

We offer you a musically and educationally fulfilling work environment with a high level of support, ongoing training and learning, shared development of our curriculum, and opportunities to share ideas, problems and solutions with the rest of the team.

• Hours by agreement, likely to start with 2-3 hours on one or two days a week and growing by agreement as we continue to grow our timetable.

• Classes take place in locations across Greenwich and are based during term time with some additional holiday teaching by agreement.

• Remuneration: an hourly rate of £33.30 including holiday entitlement.

We are looking for tutors who:
• have at least a degree or equivalent in music
• have significant relevant teaching experience (please indicate this in your CV)
• are passionate about teaching, and about making music
• can inspire, challenge and encourage students
• create a positive, relaxed learning environment
• are self-motivated and organised
• will take advantage of being part of Greenwich Music School, sharing ideas with other tutors and engaging with the other courses and projects
• are committed to continuing professional development through training and engagement in professional dialogue.
• are in tune with our work and ethos - see  

Greenwich Music School is a centre of excellence in music education, running high-quality creative music tuition, group courses, projects and training. GMS offers the same high quality music education to students of all ages and levels, from toddlers to professional musicians. 

Closing date for applications: Saturday 9th February, then applications are open on an ongoing basis as we grow.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 13th and Friday 15th February, then ongoing by arrangement.

An Enhanced DBS check and proof of public liability insurance will be required before work is offered.

All applications will be considered equally.

To apply: please send a CV and covering letter (outlining your most relevant experience and interest in GMS) to

If you have any questions, please contact us at the same address.




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