Music Service Administration Assistant (Ref: 04-1024)

Slough Music Service provides musical instrument tuition, training and events for over 2000 children, young people and adults in 53 schools in Slough. Our key aims are:

  • To provide creative, inspiring, life-long musical experiences for all in our community
  • To develop and support exceptional music leaders for teaching and learning in the 21st century
  • To meet and value the needs and aspirations of every young musician in Slough
  • To enable and encourage every family in Slough to be a musical family
  • Our ethos is underpinned by the principals and values of Creativity, Sustainability, Diversity and Individuality

Slough has an exciting, vibrant and diverse community. Creativity leads our ethos, keeping us at the leading edge of music development locally and nationally.
We are looking to extend our team and offer the new position of assistant administrator to a candidate who is passionate about music in education to care for the day to day running of the music service office and contribute to our on-going development. The successful candidate will provide administrative support to our staff, respond to school, parent and pupil requests and support our tuition programmes and calendar of events.

Customer service is essential to our success so prompt and effective communication skills are essential as is the ability to work intuitively and independently.

A high level of computer literacy is essential, as the post requires management of the service’s bespoke database as well as MS word and excel. This post also includes managing the service’s stock of musical instruments across Slough, which requires access to a car.

This is initially a fixed term contract until 31st July 2019.

For full information and an application form, please visit To discuss this position, contact Laura Lancaster, Head of Slough Music Service on 01753 875732.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 22nd March 2018 at 5.00pm

Interviews will be held on Monday 16th April 2018

Job information pack available below. If you have any question, you can call our 24-hour information line on 01753 875074, quoting ref: SGW/04/1024 or email: Minicom service on 01753 875030.

Successful candidates will be notified in writing. If you have not heard from us in 4 weeks please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

We value diversity.

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