Senior Lecturer, violin - Turun ammattikorkeakoulu Oy

TUAS’ Arts Academy is opening the post of Senior Lecturer in the degree programme in Music, in an employment relationship of indefinite duration, starting from 17 August 2020.

The focus of the post is on teaching violin playing, violin pedagogy and chamber music. The post also includes instruction of teaching practice and theses.
Of the selected candidate, we require strong competence and experience both on teaching violin playing at the higher education level and artistic activity. In addition, we require experience and vision of music education, strong interaction skills and the willingness and ability for the development of education, international activities and project activities.

Qualification requirements
The applicant shall have completed a Master’s degree and have at least three years of practical experience in tasks corresponding the degree (Government Decree on Universities of Applied Sciences 1129/2014).

In addition, teachers are required to have completed 60 ECTS credits of professional teachers’ pedagogic studies. If the studies are lacking, they shall be completed within reasonable time after the employment relationship has started. If the pedagogic studies are lacking, an incompetency deduction is made from the salary.

Before the start of the employment relationship, the employee shall present an acceptable doctor’s certificate on their health (AVAINTES Chapter 1, Section 5, Subsection 2).

The task requires good Finnish or English skills.

A part of the applicants will be invited to a demonstration of proficiency, which consists of a demonstration lesson, performance sample and interview. The demonstration will be organized on 25 March 2020 in Turku.

The Senior Lecturer’s total annual working time is 1624 hours.

A six-month trial period is complied with.

Turku University of Applied Sciences Ltd, Arts Academy, Linnankatu 54, Turku, Finland

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More information: Head of Education and Research in Music and Performing Arts Eero Linjama, +358 50 5985 251
Submitting the application: Submit an electronic application via Apply for the position

Turun ammattikorkeakoulu Oy, Taideakatemia
Address: Joukahaisenkatu 3, 20520 Turku

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