RIAM Teacher of Viola






Rate of Pay – Assistant Lecturer Salary Scale (full-time equivalent):
€37,111 to €50,992

The appointee will be remunerated at point (01) of the Assistant Lecturer salary scale on a pro-rata basis according to assigned hours.

The rate of remuneration may be adjusted from time to time in line with Government pay policy.

The Royal Irish Academy of Music is a home of musical excellence and dynamism, a place of teaching and learning which consistently achieves its objectives of transmitting and maintaining the highest standards of performance and appreciation in all musical disciplines. Founded in 1848 the Academy is Ireland’s oldest musical institution.

This position is part-time, 11 hours per week (maximum), spread over a 30 week academic year. Saturday teaching may be required. At the interview, the candidate should be prepared to perform pieces of contrasting styles of about 10 minutes duration and to hold a demonstration lesson.

The holder of this post will be expected to teach viola from junior to advanced level as well as graduate-professional level. The Royal Irish Academy of Music currently runs a Bachelor in Music Performance degree course, a Bachelor in Music Education degree course, a Masters in Music Performance course and a Doctorate in Music Performance course.

The appointee may be expected to take both individual lessons and group classes.

The holder will be expected to show imagination and flair in his/her teaching and to be sympathetic and adaptable to the individual needs of each student.

Dublin has a flourishing musical and artistic life and every effort will be made to facilitate the skills and interests of the appointee.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on the week of 30th April 2018.

RIAM Overiew

The Royal Irish Academy of Music is an equal opportunities employer.