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 Position - Music Director

Job Description - Music Director - Wellington Music Centre 

Primary Objectives 

To assist us to achieves our goals of: 

  • Providing music lessons which reflect the diverse nature of the school community.  

  • Encouraging and assisting students to reach their full potential in learning, writing or  playing music.

  • Managing and growing talent tutors who provide the music tuition 

  • Enabling students to explore their capabilities, to develop self-awareness, maturity and competencies through music.  

  • Promoting music within the community. 


Key responsibilities 

Oversee operations including

  • Preparing the annual class schedule, enrolment and instrument plan

  • Marketing and comms for the music classes and tutors

  • Managing enrolments of students to classes

  • Managing attendance of students and liaison and feedback with parents and caregivers on classes

  • Reporting to board and MNS on operational performance

Manages tutors including

  • Hiring of tutors (with direction of the WMC Board and Miramar North School Principal) 

  • Delivery of the music classes tuition in compliance to policies and procedures.

  • Managing attendance of tutors and ongoing performance of tutors

  • works with the tutors to develop and prepare for workshops and performances.


  • Saturday mornings being onsite at Miramar North School 8.30 am - 1 pm when classes are held during term times at Miramar North school 

  • Additional flexible hours - offsite working from home

  • Attending meetings once per month held with the WMC Charitable Trust Board

Job details

  • Type: Fixed Term from (8th Feb 2023 to 15th Dec 2023)

  • Hours: 20 per week

  • Salary: $40.00 per hour + holiday pay



  • music tuition: 2 years (preferred)

  • people management: 1 year (preferred)



  • Bachelor Degree (preferred)

  • Te reo (optional)



  • Professional development assistance

  • Work from home


For a detailed job description and to submit an application
​Send an email submission to

Please provide

  • a introduction letter about yourself

  • a CV 

  • an outline your previous work experience

  • contact details for two referees

posted Jan 2023

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 Wellington Music Centre Charitable Trust Members 

Founding Charitable Trust Members (left to right)

  • Hanne Jostenson - Board Member (Parent Representative)

  • Andreas Lepper - Board Member (Tutor Representative)

  • Karl Menzies - Board Chair (Parent Representative)

  • Monika Smith - Secretary (Musician Representative)

  • Bernard Wells - Board Member (Musician Representative)

About the Wellington Music Centre (WMC) 

The Wellington Music Centre provided music lessons on Saturdays during school term times at Miramar North School for students aged 5-12 years old.

We offer lessons in 15 different instruments across beginner to advanced levels. 

has been running for over 35 years in various venues.

About the Charitable Trust

The Wellington Music Centre Charitable Trust (NZBN 9429049243505) operates as a registered Charity (CC59068)  with a board that oversees the running of the Wellington Music Centre.

With the much appreciated legal support of Chapman Tripp legal teams the Wellington Music Centre Charitable Trust objectives are

  • provides affordable music tuition as an introduction to music for children and families of all economic status and position

  • enables the participation and appreciation of a wide range of music 

  • giving students the opportunity to collaborate across a  variety of musical ensemble groups, in different modes and appropriate skill sets, including reading music, playing by ear. improvising, and composing of music,

Contact us

Wellington Music Centre
at Miramar North School

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