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FE and HE Cohort Tutors: Creative Industries Cross Discipline

Location : birmingham Employment type : OTHER Expires : 2022-12-02 Salary range: £34,000 - £36,000

ACM, the Institute for Creative Industries Education, is hiring for Specialist Tutors across several areas of our Birmingham location for a January 2023 start.

At ACM our Tutors play a critical role in achieving excellent, measurable, quality results in the education sector for all of our students.

Applicants should have proven teaching experience within one or more of the following areas:

Vocal Technique and Performance, Keyboards/Piano, Music Theory and Analysis, Live Sound Engineering, Music Production/DAW Techniques, Songwriting and Creative Artistry. 

ACM has campuses in London, Birmingham and Guildford, delivering a mixture of on-site and online learning. Our innovative curriculum model includes the UK’s first accelerated degree programme with integrated Masters qualification and pioneering short-courses. Our tutors are dedicated professionals with a passion for teaching and developing our students within their chosen specialisms. 

Also within the ACM group is Metropolis Studios, Europe’s largest recording complex, where over 50% of UK chart music is recorded, mixed or mastered in an average year. The ACM-Metropolis partnership connects our cutting edge curriculum to real-world industry practice, supported by collaboration in research, development and large-scale projects. 

We are looking for Specialist Tutors who can deliver the teaching and assessment objectives of ACM through high-quality classroom delivery and innovative assessment and offer variable hours contracts to fit flexibly with our timetable and your industry or teaching commitments.

These roles will be based at the ACM Campus in Birmingham  and are offered as a variable hours contract with working hours based on the teaching timetable. The salary offer will be commensurate with experience.

If you would like to join us for a new and exciting challenge starting this January, please apply today by sending  your completed application form to 

All ACM staff work to the same values which are: 


To empower individuals from diverse backgrounds, to maintain accessibility, and provide an inclusive organisational culture.

Supportive environments 

To provide environments that support personal and professional development through a holistic approach and bring the benefits of the creative arts to the wider community.

Agility and innovation 

To provide an inspiring organisational culture that embraces innovation through openness, flexibility, creativity and self-evaluation.


To recognise the benefits of working closely with industry and others, to embrace new technologies, and to provide meaningful opportunities, in order to enhance learning.

Professional and academically strong standards 

To provide state of the art professional environments, to inspire determination and enthusiasm, and ensure high professional and academic standards

ACM is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and wellbeing of our students and staff and follow Safer Recruitment processes.  All Applicants will be required to complete screening appropriate to the post. This includes a Disclosure and Barring Service check and checks with past employers.  

ACM reserves the right to close job adverts earlier than the advertised end date where required based on volume of applications. 

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Application Form

Application forms should be returned by the advertised closing date to or by post:

HR and Recruitment Team
The Academy of Contemporary Music
The Rodboro Buildings, Bridge Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4SB

Please note some positions may be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Each job advertisement will detail the closing date for applications. We regret that we are not able to accept applications received after this date. Once shortlisting has taken place, successful candidates will be contacted by the HR and Recruitment Team and invited to attend an interview.

Due to the volume of applications we receive for our vacancies, it is not possible to keep in touch with every applicant. Therefore we would ask you to assume that if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the advertised closing date, your application has not been successful on this occasion.