Part-time Music Therapist (4 hours per week)

Part-time Music Therapist (4 hours per week)

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 5.00pm

The Royal Irish Academy of Music is searching for a highly qualified individual to join its distinguished Teaching Staff.

PART-TIME MUSIC THERAPIST (4 hours per week)

Rate of Pay - Assistant Lecturer Salary Scale (full-time equivalent): 
€39,715 - €49,487

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, spread over a 30-week academic year. Saturday work may be required. At the interview the candidate should be prepared to give a presentation on key aspects of working as a music therapist, focusing in particular on working with children with a range of special needs.

The holder will be expected to conduct individual or group sessions as required.

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

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on 5 July 2017.

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

Deadline for applications: 21 June 2017

Please send a cover letter and curriculum vitae to: ruthmeehan [at] (ruthmeehan [at]

Published on 7 June 2017

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