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Open Position: Associate Head of BMus at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
is looking for an Associate Head for their Bachelor of Music undergraduate programme.
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is a national and international centre of excellence for performing arts education. As one of the world’s most multi-disciplinary conservatoires, we offer specialised and intensive teaching in music, drama, dance, film and production, as well as encouraging trans-disciplinary learning across our uniquely innovative curriculum.
The Conservatoire’s BMus undergraduate programme is a highly specialised music degree for performers and composers. The programme includes pathways in Performance, Composition, Jazz, Traditional Music and Joint Principal Study.
As the Associate Head, you will assist the Head of BMus in developing and delivering the BMus curriculum. You will have designated responsibility for Years 1 and 2, including oversight of the core musicianship curriculum. You will collaborate with teaching staff from all departments to ensure the continued academic, artistic and professional relevance of the BMus programme.
The ideal applicant will have a postgraduate qualification or doctorate in music with substantial academic teaching and administration experience in a conservatoire or university setting. This should include teaching and curriculum design experience in one or more areas of musicianship. You will be a musician with deep and applied knowledge of Higher Education policies and current teaching practices and a strong understanding of conservatoire learners. An excellent communicator, you will have the ability to work effectively with students and staff at all levels.
Application deadline: 23rd April 2019
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