Professor of Percussion

Founded in 1924, and enjoying close ties with the UN, the Foundation of the International School of Geneva, commonly known as Ecolint, is the world's number one international school. With eight schools on three campuses across the Geneva area, we educate around 4500 students aged from 3-18. We have around 1500 employees representing more than 110 nationalities. Ecolint is built on strong humanitarian values and prides itself on its long history of pedagogical innovation, including the creation of the International Baccalaureate, currently a reference in more than 3500 international schools in the world. Our mission is to shape students' lives and prepare them to be world citizens engaged with the political, ethical and environmental challenge of their times.
LocationLa Grande Boissière
Application closing date18/05/2019
Starting Date01/09/2019

Seeks for September 2019 – One year contract

To complete our Music School team, we are looking for a:

Professor of Percussion



  • Within the frame of the Music School of La Grande Boissière, give weekly lessons in the genres of contemporary, jazz and rock percussion.

Candidate requirements:

  • Candidates should hold a university diploma or equivalent, specializing in the performance of their instrument and the pedagogy of it.
  • Additionally, several years of teaching within a school or conservatory are necessary.
  • Mother-tongue level in English or French with excellent skill in the other language

Candidates are required to apply on our link below by sending their CV, three references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer, that may be followed at the point of interview and a covering letter addressed to Mrs Mary Eileen Marie, Music School Coordinator, International School of Geneva, La Grande Boissière, by 18th May 2019, mentioning the reference number 300 009.

Only online applications will be considered

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The International School of Geneva welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.