This is an exciting opportunity for a piping tutor to join a progressive, energetic, evolving team of instrumental tutors working for Clackmannanshire Council.

Located in central Scotland, between the Ochil Hills and the River Forth, Clackmannanshire is recognised for its outstanding natural environment. Clackmannanshire is a cost-effective living and business location. It is within easy commuting distance from most of central Scotland’s major towns and cities. The area benefits from a rail link to Glasgow and Edinburgh, while the Clackmannanshire Bridge gives a fast route across the Forth.

The Clackmannanshire Bridge and Kincardine Bridge over the River Forth.

The successful applicant will be required to deliver group teaching across the authority’s Secondary and Primary Schools. They should have experience in instrumental teaching and knowledge of the current curriculum, preparation of pupils for SQA and external examinations. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the running of the various authority wide ensembles and encourage all pupils to become involved in ensemble playing.

You will have the support of an experienced team leader (Senior Music Tutor) and excellent opportunities for CLPL. We offer first class resources in terms of musical instruments and encourage the further development of your own artistic talent.


You can view the application pack on the Myjobscotland website here. The application pack contains the job profile outlining the skills, experience and knowledge required for this job.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. You will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Clackmannanshire Council. Further guidance will follow in your conditional offer of employment on how to apply. Please note you will be required to pay for the cost of this application, if your salary is over £30,000 per annum, which will be deducted from your first salary. Further information can be found here