Music Facilitator based in Ulundi


                                             INDONSA ARTS AND CRAFT CENTRE


                                             CONTRACT POSITION


                                             JOB TITLE: MUSIC FACILITATOR  (BASED IN  ULUNDI)

                                             SALARY     : NEGOTIABLE


Under limited supervision the music facilitator will teach more than one instrument  namely (Bass and Lead Guitar , Keyboard, Drums, saxophone , etc. and this will include practical techniques and associated aural, theory and musical appreciation skills. He/she will also provide guidance on a wider musical level, which can range from introducing the student to new styles of music during lesson time to encouraging them to make music with others, at the centre (Indonsa) or in the community.  The incumbent will be required to conduct afternoon classes and as an when necessary.

Main tasks / Typical work activities

  • planning and organizing resources for lessons, as appropriate to the pupil;
  • adapting lesson resources and tailoring teaching methods to the needs of the individual;
  • instructing and appraising pupils;
  • encouraging pupils to persevere where they do not appear to be making progress;
  • teaching the use of music technology software where appropriate;
  • completing written reports and assessments for trainees and also attendance records;
  • collaborate with colleagues to address teaching and research issues;
  • keep students informed of community events such as concerts and anything music related;
  • participate in student recruitment, registration, placement activities
  • organize performance groups, and direct their rehearsals;

Technical knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Instructing  -Teaching others how to do something.
  • Speaking    - Talking to others to convey information effectively
  • Learning Strategies - Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.

Job Activities:

  • Coaching and Developing Others - Identifying the developmental needs of others and coaching, mentoring, or otherwise helping others to improve their knowledge and skills.
  •  Communicating with Supervisors, Peer, or Subordinates - Providing information to supervisors, co- workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work - Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.
  • Scheduling Work and Activities - Scheduling events, programs, and activities, as well as the work of others.

Further information can be obtained from Reeves Gumede, Centre Manager - Indonsa Arts & Crafts Centre  @ 0837912279 during office hours ONLY.

A covering letter consisting of a comprehensive CV in ENGLISH, certified copies of;  educational qualifications, drivers licence and Identity Document to be submitted to:

The Municipal Manager, Zululand District Municipality,

Private Bag X76, Ulundi, 3838.


Hand Delivered to B400, Ugagane Street, Zululand District Municipality,  Records Office ,  No. F61



Application Document:
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