The Isle of Arran Music School is inviting applications from enthusiastic and committed teachers of bagpipes to work as the piping instructor with the Music School’s highly popular Piping and Drumming Programme.

Applicants will require a minimum qualification of a Diploma in a recognised music course or an equivalent piping qualification. The successful candidate will work closely with the Drumming Instructor, Chair and Vice-Chair of the charity, teaching a minimum of one day per week on a self-employed basis in Arran High School and assisting with Pipe Band rehearsals and events.

Tutors are paid £28 per hour, ferry costs are covered and transport on the island is provided.

Those interested in further information about the post should contact the Isle of Arran Music School Chairperson, Mr Quinton Black, at

Letters of application and CVs, with the names and email addresses of two referees, should be submitted to by 4pm on Friday, August 26, 2022. Interviews will take place on September 8 on the Isle of Arran.