Head of Music - Maternity Cover

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Music to lead our music provision. Our Music Department thrives on the notions of inclusion, creativity and enthusiasm for the subject. We deliver a broad curriculum with an aim to provide an insightful knowledge of musical understanding and quality of performance.

The department offers extra-curricular events which encourages good practice and private lessons are available to students on a weekly timetable. Concerts will be presented annually as well as music entertainment provided on other occasions including assemblies, open evenings, Christmas carol concerts etc.

Our ideal candidate will display:

•      A passion for teaching music and providing valuable performance opportunities for students.

•      Experience in teaching classroom music at KS3 and KS4 with a good curriculum knowledge and understanding of GCSE music requirements. 

•      Knowledge and experience of preparing students to compose using music technology through to A’ levels.

Wilmington Grammar School for Girls is an Outstanding school with a strong track record of achievement.  We are part of the Endeavour MAT family of schools, and we pride ourselves on setting consistently high expectations, securing outstanding outcomes and delivering exceptional standards of teaching and learning for all.

What we can offer you

As well as offering a competitive salary: modern facilities: free-parking: and the support of a dedicated and committed staff team, we can also offer you the opportunity to further develop your skills and talents with us.

You will be joining an Academy Trust already established in developing practitioners and nurturing excellent future leaders, with unrivalled opportunities for progression; whatever your aspirations as a teacher or middle leader. Our Trust is part of NWK Teaching School Alliance, and as such the development of outstanding teachers is considered a priority. We can offer support with a range of CPD, including NPQML and NPQSL as well as sponsored opportunities to study for Masters’ degree programmes.

The Application Process

The deadline for applications is Monday 6th January 2020 with interviews to take place soon after.   Application forms are available on our website (www.wgsg.co.uk) and should be returned to recruitment@endeavour-mat.co.uk.  We will assess applications as they arrive and reserve the right to close the application process early.

Informal visits are welcome, please contact Mrs Michelle Bexley 01322 226351 to arrange.

As a Trust we are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

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Job Specification

Role
Head of Department
Subject
Music
Salary
MPS/UPS (plus fringe area allowance)
Closing Date
6 January 2020
Start Date
April 2020
Job Ref
Head of Music - Maternity Cover
Location
Wilmington Grammar School for Girls
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Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: Head of Music - Maternity Cover.

Barbara Guess
01322 250285 ext 911

Job Specification

Role
Head of Department
Subject
Music
Salary
MPS/UPS (plus fringe area allowance)
Closing Date
6 January 2020
Start Date
April 2020
Job Ref
Head of Music - Maternity Cover
Location
Wilmington Grammar School for Girls
Get Directions

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: Head of Music - Maternity Cover.

Barbara Guess
01322 250285 ext 911