Director of Music, Chelmsford

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New Hall SchoolChelmsford

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary, excellent benefits & CPD
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Competitive salary, excellent benefits & CPD • free parking ● superb working environment ● London Stratford 20 mins by train ● complimentary lunch & refreshments

Potential candidates are advised that we shall be running an advertisement for the role of Director of Music in January 2019, following the appointment of Andrew Fardell to Deputy Principal. In the meantime, the job description is available to be viewed on the school website and potential candidates are encouraged to visit the school or contact Andrew Fardell, Deputy Principal, on the contact details below, with any questions.

This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a well-resourced and vibrant Music Department in the largest Catholic boarding & day school in the UK. New Hall operates a distinctive and innovative ‘diamond model’ structure (providing a mix of single-sex and co-educational teaching), together with a combination of provision for day students and for a community of around 250 boarders. GCSE and A Level results are excellent. There is an exciting and ambitious School Development Plan.

The successful candidate will be well-qualified, confident, articulate and sensitive and have a strong academic track record of teaching at GCSE and A Level. The ability to inspire, engage and motivate students and staff is essential.

For further details please visit: 

Alternatively, please contact Andrew Fardell, Deputy Principal, on 01245 467 588 or at

New Hall is committed to safeguarding pupils. There will be an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.

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More about New Hall School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Boreham, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 3HS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1245 467 588
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New Hall School is a leading independent boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 3-18. Founded in 1642, New Hall School, Chelmsford, is one of the oldest Catholic school in the country. The main building was part of King Henry VIII’s gr...