Concert at the Symphony Hall - Services For Education ensembles performing.

Job Opportunities: Instrumental, Vocal & Classroom Curriculum Teachers

Location:  Birmingham

Contract Type: Permanent – Full-time or Part-time

Salary Range:  £22,065.00 pa to  £28,333.00 pa pro rata

All appointments are on a permanent, term time only, employed basis. FTE salary range £22,065.00  to  £28,333.00 (part-time salary is pro rata, depending on hours worked) paid in 12 equal instalments over the year

Benefits: Pension, life assurance, retail discounts, health cash plans, EAP, ongoing Continuing Professional Development opportunities and more.

Services For Education is a growing children’s charity in Birmingham. We use the power of learning and music to improve outcomes for children, young people and communities. Our diverse charitable projects support disadvantaged and vulnerable children, children in care, children and adults with additional needs (including mld, sld, pmld, asd) and adults who are at risk of isolation and loneliness. By joining our team, you would be helping to change the lives of so many people in Birmingham.


Services For Education Music Service is based in Birmingham and serves approximately 450 schools with its portfolio in EYFS, primary, special, secondary and alternative setting work. We are seeking to recruit highly skilled and specialist Vocal/Classroom*, Guitar (classical & electric), Keyboard, Brass, Woodwind, Strings, Percussion and SEND** teachers with experience of working with children and young people across all settings. Experience of working in special schools is not a requirement, but would be beneficial to support our inclusive offer in school settings. We would like to hear from individuals with a passion for education and experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Small Group/1:1 teaching (all ages up to 18)
  • Whole Class Instrumental Teaching
  • Ensemble direction (beginner through to advanced)
  • Experience of working with children with additional needs (mainstream and special schools)
  • Excellent knowledge of repertoire and examination system (beginner to advanced)

*We are looking to recruit vocal teachers with either an EYFS or primary classroom experience to work in our classroom music support (CMS) team. A teaching qualification is highly desirable for this type of provision.

** We are looking to recruit SEND teachers with experience of SLD/PMLD and those with additional needs. Experience of working in special schools is desirable.

You can read the full job description and person specification here

how to apply

We thank you for your application and appreciate the time and effort involved.

Applications will only accepted from those that have completed our application form 


As we are recruiting on a semi-regular basis, you may not hear from us immediately.


Please send your completed application form stating clearly which role(s) you are interested in applying for to:

Services For Education
Unit 3 Holt Court
Holt Street
Birmingham Science Park Aston
B7 4AX

T: +44 (0)121 366 9950


Please send your completed application form stating clearly which role(s) you are interested in applying for to:


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