Age 21 Years
Teaching experience: 3+ years
Included in Directory: Yes
Professional development encouraged
Working with children check essential
Minimum Performance level: Grade 8 Practical (Credit)
Minimum Theory/ Musicianship/ Music Craft level: Grade 5 (Credit)(AMEB or equivalent)
Qualifications: One or more of the following:
(a) Degree or diploma in music teaching or music education from a recognised tertiary institution.
(b) Diploma in music teaching from a recognised Examination Board such as the AMEB's ATMusA.
(c) Degree in education with a major in music from a recognised tertiary institution.
(d) Degree in music (without a teaching component) from a recognised tertiary institution plus either of the following:
- A history of documented successful teaching*
(* This may include references from appropriately qualified music educators, examination results from a recognised examination board, eisteddfod and competition reports, evidence of scholarships and other awards received by students)
- Evidence of ongoing professional development in music teaching such as Kodaly, Orff, Dalcroze, Yamaha and Suzuki Teaching Certificates or other PD as approved by Council
(e) Certificates and equivalent courses specialising in music teaching as approved by Council plus a history of documented successful teaching as noted above*
Accredited Membership may also be offered at the discretion of the Council based on evidence of successful teaching, ongoing professional development and references where appropriate.
Accredited Members are eligible to vote on issues where a poll or ballot is required and may apply for a place on Council.
Ongoing professional development is encouraged.
Accredited Members are entitled to use the post nominal MMTA.