Meet The Team

Work With Us

Brass Trainee Teacher

We have a fantastic opportunity for brass instrument teachers. Our trainee position offers you the opportunity to gain a Certificate for Music Educators while gaining valuable on the ground experience teaching in schools. You can be part of a wonderful team working in Nottingham City, providing life-changing musical opportunities for young people. The successful applicant will be able to support excellent whole class music teaching in city schools, inspire and enthuse children in city ensembles and play a key role in promoting the service aim of providing exciting musical experiences for all children. This is an excellent opportunity to gain a solid grounding in instrumental teaching with practical training, learning on the job and the opportunity to gain a recognised Level 4 qualification (Certificate for Music Educators).

Base: Nottingham City Schools

Salary: £15,981 - £17,142 (subject to relevant skills and experience)

Hours: Full time (37 hours per week)

Contract:18-month fixed term

Start Date: Tuesday, 19th April 2022

For more information and to apply, please download the application pack. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, 9th February 2022.

Brass Trainee Application Pack

DOCX file Download

Keys Teacher

Nottingham Music Service is looking to hire a keys teacher! Come and join our wonderful team of teachers and staff, dedicated to making music make a difference. We are looking for a keys teacher to start immediately in two secondary schools in Nottingham City.

You will be teaching small groups in secondary school settings. If you're looking for a flexible job that makes a huge difference to hundreds of young people's lives, this is for you!

Salary: £25 per hour

Please email your CV and a cover letter to

Strings Staff

We have a fantastic team dedicated to spreading the joys of music making in Nottingham City. See below for more details:

Belinda Burnard

Strings Teacher

Laura McClay

Strings Teacher

Matt Appleyard

Strings Teacher

Sarah Wain

Strings Teacher

Rachel Johnson

Strings Teacher

Amy Cisar

Strings Teacher

Brass Staff

Tony Lovell

Brass Teacher

Nathan Gregory

Brass Teacher

Luke Atkinson

Brass Teacher

Eloise Oates Lidar

Brass Teacher

Tom Davis

Brass Teacher

Hannah Crawford

Brass Teacher

Matt Ludford

Brass Teacher

Woodwind Staff

Chloe Phillips

Woodwind Teacher

Carrie Teodorescu

Woodwind Teacher

Emma Townsend

Woodwind Teacher

Guitar Staff

Chris Hull

Guitar Teacher

Rhys Davies

Guitar Trainee

Danny Meller

Guitar Teacher

Team Leaders

Graham Drummond

Team Leader and Strings teacher


Faye Oakland

Team Leader and Brass teacher


Helen Murray

Team Leader and Woodwind teacher


Ian Marshall

Team Leader and Guitar teacher


Claire Dyer

Team Leader and Guitar teacher


Administration Staff

Ian Burton

Chief Executive Officer


Michael Aspinall

Business, Operations & Strategy Manager


Lucy North

Organisational Administrator


Hannah Barrs

Programmes and Partnerships Coordinator


Alex Martin

Administrative Assistant


Aisha Iqbal

Development Officer


Carol Bell

Finance Manager


Also on our wonderful teaching team are Clare Saffin, Emma Huxtable, Katherine Kraven, Peter Watson, Roz Bruce, Jamie Skyes, Kyle Comerie, Carly Collingwood and Lisa Sheppard.

Nottingham Music Hub