Artist Teacher in Maori Performance
Te Kōkī, New Zealand School of Music, a joint venture of Te Kunenga ki Pūrehuroa, Massey University and Te Whare Wānanga o Te Ūpoko o Te Ika a Māui, Victoria University of Wellington seeks an Artist Teacher in Māori Performance. The position will involve teaching an introductory-level first year course on Māori music and performance (PERF 151, and in collaboration with NZSM Lecturer Dr. Brian Diettrich) at the Kelburn campus of the New Zealand School of Music during the first trimester of 2013.
The NZSM is committed to the continuing role of Māori music and performance in tertiary education in Aotearoa New Zealand and especially as linked to a broad range of musical and cultural practices. The ideal candidate should have experience and expertise in te reo Māori and Māori performance (waiata and/or kapa haka). Candidates with prior experience teaching a broad range of students may have an advantage.
The teaching extends from March to June 2013.
Candidates should send a complete CV, cover letter, and three letters of reference that speak to their qualifications by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Enquiries about the application process and materials should be directed to Lucy Coote (email@example.com).
Applications close on 5pm NZST, 12 February 2013.