Music Specialist

Location: Bristol
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: LB76MUSSPECBS16
Salary: £12.90 - 14.00 per hour + PAYE/CPD/Refer a teacher/TA bonus £50
Job Published: 15 days ago

Music Specialist

Protocol Education are currently recruiting for a Music Specialist to work within schools across North Bristol.

You have plenty of transferable skills that you can bring from your Music degree that you can apply within the classroom; teamwork, dedication, resilience, motivation, communication and of course, creativity – these are all essential when working with children and young people in schools!

Music is a great tool that can be used within schools to help students therapeutically or for focus. Using your creativity, you can help support students’ engagement and attitude towards their learning.


Role: Music Specialist

Start Date: Friday 26th July  2024

Location: Bristol, BS16


You in the role:

  • Encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.
  • Be a flexible, fun and energetic person who fosters a love of learning.
  • Share and support the school’s responsibility to provide opportunities for personal and academic growth.
  • Can demonstrate effective communication and collaborative skills and bring enthusiasm to the role.
  • Motivate pupils with passionate and imaginative presentation.
  • Creative and a ‘think outside the box’ approach.
  • Open minded and flexible to work with a variety of students with various needs.

Roles available:

  • Class teacher – depending on qualifications (QTS needed)
  • Cover supervisor/unqualified teacher – (no qualifications needed)
  • Mentor
  • Behaviour Support Assistant
  • Learning Support Assistant
  • 1:1 support roles
  • Youth Worker
  • Music therapy within SEN schools

Qualifications and Experience: (Desirable but not essential!)

  • Any previous teaching/youth work experience or any relevant experience working with young people.
  • Any relevant qualifications.
  • Teaching.
  • Safeguarding.
  • First Aid.
  • Youth work.
  • Understanding of National Curriculum.

What Protocol Education Can Offer:

  • Competitive pay rate – Based on experience and role.
  • PAYE so no hidden costs!
  • CPD opportunities
  • Parking and Bike storage on site
  • Free social and network events
  • Continued support from experienced education professionals
  • Refer a friend scheme! – £50 for every friend you refer to Protocol Education

We pride ourselves on employing a wide range of educators from a variety of experienced backgrounds and settings as well as aspiring educators and teachers with diverse experiences and transferable skills who are passionate and caring individuals to educate children and young people within our schools.

Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2022, REC audited, Investor In People, CPD Member.


If you are interested in this role please apply through this advert or apply on our Protocol Education website.

Please note, to apply for this role you must have right to work in the UK.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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