Who are we looking for?
The Brass Classical Department of the Conservatorium Maastricht is looking to appoint inspiring and informed musicians who have an established and excellent artistic career and reputation in guiding young musicians of tomorrow towards realizing their musical aspirations.
We are seeking to appoint a professional trumpet player with an (inter-)national reputation as a performer and teacher. Essential is a proven track record of having taught highly skilled trumpet player as they prepare to enter the music profession and international competitions. The ideal candidate will also possess teaching experience in higher music education and have had experience of delivering detailed technical foundation work in their teaching.
We are looking for an experienced and professional musician with a background in the field, a skilled communicator across cultures and driven personality who takes initiative, ownership and thinks creatively and solution-oriented.
Excellent English skills in listening/comprehension, speaking and writing are a must as the Conservatorium is a fully international institution.
This is part of your work:
- Teach individual Trumpet (preferable with baroque trumpet too) lessons and associated subject specific courses: e.g. chamber music, orchestral excerpts, …
- Actively recruit students
- Involvement in the further development of the educational program
- Optional education and artistic activities
- Experienced (international) performer on a high professional level
- Teaching experience on a high level is preferred
- Fluency in English
- Open minded to innovation, research and entrepreneurship
- Proactive, cooperative and willing to collaborate
Conservatorium Maastricht, very international in its composition and mindset, is a close-knit community. We believe in collectivity, in the will to challenge each other and excel ourselves. To add value, in and with music.
We enable and inspire students and lecturers to develop by learning, teaching, creating and performing. We prepare our students for a career in music beyond borders and believe in lifelong learning.
Conservatorium Maastricht is an international conservatory which connect the local to the national and international. Students and lecturers of Conservatorium Maastricht are innovators and offer a valuable contribution to the international world of music and to society, either as performers/creators, teachers, researchers and/or entrepreneurs.
Our educational programme is based on links across disciplines as well as with the music industry, other art disciplines, educational and cultural organizations and businesses.
Terms and conditions of employment:
An appointment of max 0,2 fte (depending of the number of students) for a duration of 1 year with the Stichting Zuyd Hogeschool, with the prospect of a permanent appointment.
For internal candidates, the current period of employment is respected.
Are you interested?
If so, you can request further information from Mette Laugs, Head of Programme Classical 1 at Conservatorium Maastricht, under email@example.com or telephone number +31 6 1416 8452
You can apply before 20 December 2021 by uploading your motivation letter, CV and video link(s) of most recent performances (optional) on this website.
Applications sent directly to the contact person or in any other way will not be processed.