Composition Tutor (part time)

Salary Grade: Grade 8a, SCP 36 to 39, currently £38.86 to £42.44 per hour
Closing date: Midday Friday 8th June 2018
Interview date: Wednesday 27th June 2018

This role is part time and will commence in September 2018.

The Royal Northern College of Music wishes to recruit an individual who has an established reputation as a composer to join a team of highly experienced and professional tutors in the School of Composition. The person would be required to teach on a 1/1 basis and occasionally take seminars. Some marking/interviewing may be required from time to time.

Previous experience of teaching at Conservatoire or University level is essential, as well as a proven track record as a composer of concert music and other fields which could include theatre, film or new media. A willingness to engage with new music activity in a conservatoire environment is desirable, as well as a strongly developing research profile.

Successful applicants will be subject to a Disclosure application through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

For full details please view the job description and person specification which can be found in the downloads section.

To apply please send a covering letter detailing your suitability for the role (2 pages maximum) and a copy of your Curriculum Vitae (4 pages maximum) to our Human Resources Department via email at

Please note that applications received after the deadline will not be submitted to the panel and due to high volume of applications only candidates who are invited to interview will be contacted.

If you have any questions please contact Bebee Wood, Human Resources Assistant at