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Head of Music

Job information
Salary MPR/UPR + TLR2.2 £5,102.00
Organisation John Kyrle High School
Hours Full Time
Term/duration Permanent
Closing date 12 pm on 19 April 2021
Interview date(s) Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend for interview week commencing 26th April 2021

Job details

From September 2021, we are looking to appoint a head of music who is determined to create an outstanding offer for all our students. You must be passionate about music and willing to go the extra mile to ensure that the subject takes its rightful place at the centre of the school. Candidates must be keen to see all students develop their skills both in the classroom and also through extra-curriculum provision.


We are seeking an outstanding and enthusiastic classroom practitioner to build exceptional provision by designing and implementing a challenging music curriculum that is designed following a mastery approach. The successful candidate should ensure that strong foundations for subject progression are in place, enabling all students to fall in love with the study and practice and music.


Candidates should complete the application form in full (black or typewritten please). Your letter of application should include the following points:


  1. How your expertise fits you for the post

  2. Your approach to teaching music and strategies for raising achievement and ensuring progress

  3. Your vision for a successful department


Open testimonials are not required and should not be submitted.

The school is unable to directly inform candidates if they have been unsuccessful.

JKHS is committed to the protection and safety of its students and therefore all candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.

For more information contact

Miss Hannah Compton

HR Assistant


Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.