HEAD OF CONDUCTING Royal Academy of Music

Head of Conducting

Part time: 0.4
Salary range: £37,382 to £44,607

Founded in 1822, the Royal Academy of Music has a distinguished history and a reputation as one of the world’s leading conservatoires. We are seeking to appoint a new Head of Conducting to succeed the distinguished pedagogue Colin Metters from September 2013. The successful applicant will have the vision and ambition to undertake the leading role in sustaining and developing the outstanding educational and artistic successes of the department. 

You will be a musician of the highest calibre, with a national/international reputation as a conductor and/or a teacher with evidence of significant artistic leadership in the profession. In addition, you will have the potential for charismatic leadership, working closely with colleagues throughout the Academy to develop the educational experience of students. You will also be an effective advocate externally for the department and the Academy within both the music profession and the music education sector. 

To apply, please download the following documents:

Completed applications must be received by 10am on Tuesday 21st May 2013.

Enquiries or applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

We are committed to equality and welcome applications from all sections of society.  

Closing date: May 21, 2013
Interview date: June 13, 2013

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