We are seeking an experienced Pianist to accompany Eurythmy classes from Kindergarten to Class 8. Taught in Steiner Schools, Eurythmy is an art form in which the sounds of speech and music are brought to life through movement.
We are a thriving Steiner school on the outskirts of Castlemaine, a progressive arts community with a strong cultural life in the community of Central Victoria. Castlemaine is only 1.5 hrs from Melbourne, with a regular train service, and a vibrant and inviting cultural atmosphere. Castlemaine hosts the biennial State Art Festival and welcomes a strong community of artists across a wide range of artistic endeavours. We are a strong school community with approximately 200 children from Playgroup through to Class 8.
Our purpose designed Eurythmy building is an outstanding space with a fine piano, excellent storage and wonderful natural light.

The successful applicant should have:

  • Aptitude for working as an accompanist
  • Excellent sight reading
  • Musical sensitivity
  • A love of Classical music
  • Multi-instrumental musicians encouraged to apply
  • Ability to work closely with the Eurythmy Teacher
  • Love of Children
  • Current Working With Children Check (WWC)
This position is casual for 7 hours per week to be worked over three days (0.2ETF).
Conditions of the contract to be negotiated with the successful applicant.
To apply for this position:
Tel: (61) 03 5479 2000 or by email to:
Applications to:
Helen Heydon – Human Resources
Castlemaine Steiner School and Kindergarten
PO Box 473, Castlemaine, Vic, 3450

Applications Close: 18 October 2013