Congratulations on your successful application to work for EMS! We are pleased to invite you to interview for the position.


Please prepare and teach a 15 minute lesson. The lesson will be delivered to one year 4 pupil who has had a term of lessons.


As part of the lesson clearly demonstrate your ability to play an instrument within the context of teaching and learning. 

The panel may require you to demonstrate additional playing ability.  Please prepare an unaccompanied performance lasting no more than 5 minutes. 


An interview with the panel of approximately 30 minutes duration.


  • Two copies of your lesson plan for your interview
  • Examples of your current lesson plans 
  • Any sheet music that you may need 

Ealing council is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Ealing follows safer recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults. The post holder will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and Ealing’s enhanced vetting process. 

To verify your identity please also bring the following documents: 

  • Official photographic personal identification, such as, a Passport, Driving Licence, ID Card.
  • Items of proof of your current address, such as, bank statements, bills or official documents.


If you are successful at the interview, you will be expected to complete the necessary forms so that we may conclude the recruitment process quickly.  

It is mandatory that we receive acceptable references before we can offer you any work and process any payments for any work that we may ask you to undertake. To this end, you may wish to contact your referees to inform them that we may contact them to request references. 

For further information, please email

We look forward to meeting you soon.

The EMS Team.