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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

Job Vacancy - West Lothian Schools Bagpipe Instructor

West Lothian Schools are looking for a Full Time Bagpipe Instructor. Duties will include teaching pupils to play bagpipes, develop their musical literacy, aural awareness and interest in music making in 5 secondary schools and 5 primary schools in West Lothian. Lessons are taught in groups and there is a requirement for extracurricular work to be undertaken. Effective communication skills and the ability to self-motivate are essential. You will also be required to take the role of Pipe Major/Administrator for the West Lothian Schools Pipe Band Development Programme which currently includes 2 competing bands and feeder system. Rehearsals for this programme take place on a Thursday from 4pm to 6pm and Friday between 1pm and 4pm. Additional payment will be made for the Friday rehearsal.

To find out more and apply go to the MyJobScotland website 

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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