SOTA: School of the Arts Singapore

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES     



Accompanist

  • Accompaniment of students for IS lessons, exams and concerts and preparatory rehearsals for lessons, exams and concerts
  • Co-ordination of schedule for the three accompanists- for rehearsals, exams and lesson  accompaniment as well as concerts
  • Performance of lunchtime concerts and school concerts as accompanist
  • Timely collection, allocation, and preparation of music scores for lessons and performances
  • Participation in music faculty interaction for internal assessment and production planning

 

Supervising Role

  • Management of adjunct accompanists, scheduling, supervising their alignment with curriculum and qualitative requirements, including observation, feedback, regular accompanist feedback and interaction meetings
  • Internal professional development of accompanists
  • Organization of logistics and execution of competitions local and overseas
  • Coordination with IS teachers for exams, competitions, and performances of students

Educational Role:

  • Role evolved from solely accompanist duties to music coach for IS students in rehearsals and performance classes
  • Coaches chamber music groups
  • Involvement in Arts Plus program in ‘interpretation and theory'
  • Performance coach for students identified for competition on performance, stage presence
  • Organises masterclasses, to enrich students’ learning through further exposure to high-quality teaching

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Have an honours degree or professional qualification in the chosen discipline    

  • Have a strong commitment to and passion for education and the arts

  • Have a broad and thorough knowledge of the teaching subject(s)

  • Have at least 3 years of experience in piano accompaniment- in both vocal and instrumental groups

  • Is an active performer (in either solo or collaborative setting)

  • Be self-motivated, responsible, caring and innovative

  • Have the ability to work well in multi-disciplinary teams



Interested applicants please email updated curriculum vitae to [email protected]. Please indicate the position title you are applying for in the subject field of the email.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.