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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

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  • Piping Instructor Vacancy - St Columba’s School

Piping Instructor Vacancy - St Columba’s School

Piping Instructor with Pipe Major Duties

Start date: October 2017

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and committed teachers of Piping to tutor both Senior and Junior School pupils as well as oversee the running of the School’s Pipe Band. 

Those interested in further information about the post should contact Depute Rector, Mr Mick McLaughlin, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.g.

Letters of application and CVs with the names and email addresses of two referees should be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday, 1 September 2017.

Interviews will be held on Friday, 8 September 2017.

Further information available at www.st-columbas.org/vacancies

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

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HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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