Careers Resources

Careers Resources

Teaching in Non-School/College Settings

Prospects Profile: Private Music Teacher

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Private Tutor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

A career in instrumental teaching

This presentation gives an overview of what it's like to work as an instrumental teacher in schools: the highlights, challenges of the job as well as the skills and training required. Hamish Wood, graduated from the University of Aberdeen with BMus (Hons) in 2008.

Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM)

Professional body which represents and supports people working in and with music. The website contains useful information on being self-employed, appropriate fees, insurance and careers in music.

Education Alternatives (AGCAS)

This document provides information about education-related careers other than teaching in mainstream schools.

The ultimate guide to starting your career as Freelance Language Teacher

Practical advice on becoming a Freelance Language Teacher with tips for planning your service, qualifications, administration and marketing.

"From Aberdeen to..." alumni story - Arthur Vincent (Language Training)

The University of Aberdeen boasts a fantastic array of alumni working in diverse industries across the globe. In this article Anthropology and International Relations graduate, Arthur Vincent, talks about his experience studying at Aberdeen and career path to date.