music teacher in christchurch

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christchurch, canterbury
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education & training
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job description

The Role

We are seeking to appoint an energetic, gregarious and dynamic music teacher for a specialist music school in Christchurch. This music education provider is a leader in preschool and school age music, specialising in piano, percussion and group music lessons. They provide a holistic approach to music tuition which is moulded around “listen, sing, play, read, FUN”! The academy program is aligned with an internationally recognised music education curriculum.

This exciting role is part time and would involve working alongside preschool and primary aged children to teach them all things music. The classes involve various technical aspects like playing the piano, singing in tune, developing technique, recognising pitch and learning concepts through play.

The Person

You will have experience in teaching or working with children and possess musical skill (e.g,the ability to sing in tune and play piano or another instrument). You will be required to fit into a high performing team in reaching the highest quality musical education for all children and families.

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Prior teaching experience or experience working with children (or experience in an early child setting)
  • Proficiency in playing the piano
  • A clear voice, with the ability to sing in tune
  • A qualification in either music, teaching or education is advantageous as are Trinity / ABRSM grade certificates or qualifications
  • Knowledge of music theory & the capability to read music
  • A warm, friendly persona with the ability to relate well to children & parents.
  • Demonstrated organisational skills, with the ability to work independently and effectively as part of a team.
  • Effective judgement skills and maturity
  • Be able to work after school, weekends or weekday mornings

Please click the link to apply or alternatively call me for a confidential conversation on 03-3353821 or an email on

Our commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Randstad Education is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to complete a NZ Police Request & Consent form and a Police Check will be conducted. In some circumstances, an International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicant's interactions with children using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people and in accordance with The Vulnerable Children Act.

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Early Childhood Teacher, Education, Children, Preschool, Nursery, Kindergarten, School, Special Needs.

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School