Music Instructor and Strings Coordinator

General and Teaching Staff

Applications for this position close Friday 15 December 2023

This role is for an enthusiastic and inspiring strings instructor.

The role of the Music Instructor is to act as the primary music mentor for students who elect to learn an instrument or voice in private music lessons.

The Strings Coordinator is responsible for both the delivery of all private string lessons and assisting with the coordination of the College’s orchestral program. They also coordinate the music strings instructors for this program.

The classes include teaching in the years 4 to 7 instrumental strings program. There will also be involvement in Middle and Senior School ensembles and some private music student tuition.

This is a fixed full-time position, commencing at the start of the 2024 school year, Tuesday 23 January, the new staff induction day and ending Wednesday 11 December 2024.

This position is covering a staff member on leave.

The College reserves the right to interview and employ a successful candidate before the closing date.


Applicants should submit, via the online application form (below), their current curriculum vitae, together with any further information in support of their application.

Please note:

  1. Applicants are required to supply the name, address and telephone number of three referees, two of whom must be able to comment on the applicant’s professional work (or training), during the past five years.
  2. An employee Working with Children Check (WWCC) or Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) registration is required to be undertaken by any persons working in the field of education who may come into contact with children without direct supervision. The WWCC is valid for a five (5) year period and the VIT for one year.
  3. The successful applicant will be required to produce original copies (from which a photocopy will be made) of transcripts of qualifications claimed.
  4. To be eligible to apply you must have the legal right to live and work in Australia and meet any entry requirements if you are outside the country.  For advice on obtaining an Australian work or residence visa and our entry requirements visit the Department of Home Affairs at
  5. Remuneration for any position at St Leonard’s College is in accordance with the St Leonard’s College Agreement 2023.
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