Freelance Music Practitioners, Bristol Music Trust


Bristol Beacon, Freelance Music Practitioners, £25.25 per hour

Bristol Plays Music (BPM) is the award-winning music education hub for the city of Bristol and part of Bristol Beacon. We are looking for inspiring and experienced Freelance Music Practitioners from different musical disciplines to teach in a range of settings including in primary and secondary schools and at our busy music centres in Bristol.

We are looking for freelance instrumental tutors to teach the following instruments:

Double Bass / French Horn / Violin / Keyboard / Whole Class Ensemble Tuition (WCET)

We are also looking for freelance music practitioners with youth work and mentoring experience to teach Music Production / DJing / Vocals – Singing (and or Rapping) / Multi-Instrumental Bands within our popular music centre.  Applicants for this area of work must have professional recording and performance experience and an excellent knowledge of modern, popular, and underground music genres.

We are an inclusive practice organisation and as such welcome applications from musicians experienced in working with children in challenging circumstances, including children in care and children with SEND.

Applications are invited from creative musicians from all sections of the community with proven teaching excellence, good communication skills and a passion and commitment for teaching music to children and young people from all backgrounds.  We particularly encourage applications from disabled and ethnically diverse backgrounds as these groups are currently underrepresented within the arts and culture sectors.  All of our Freelance Practitioners receive comprehensive and high quality CPD throughout the year, including training, networking, and mentoring.

To apply for this role please read the additional information via our website on our Jobs and Opportunities page and complete and return our application form and equal opportunities monitoring form by: 9am on Monday 9th August 2021.

Please send your completed application to

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