Director of Music, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Pocklington SchoolEast Riding of Yorkshire

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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Director of Music (full or part time) 

Required from September 2019 

Are you as passionate as we are to inspire and nurture young people?  Do you want to share in our vision to provide a world class education?  Will you be a Head of Department who can direct and support your team to be their best? If that sounds like you then seize this opportunity.

12 miles to the East of York we offer a unique working environment based within a friendly market town, but close to major cities and heritage coastlines. Our successful co-educational day and boarding school is thriving, and we wish to appoint a Director of Music who can build upon the existing success of the Department. 

Well qualified, an exceptional musician and either an existing Head of Department or experienced Music teacher, you will need to possess the skills and abilities to focus on all aspects of department management, and a willingness to contribute to wider school life.  You will organise and lead our extensive range of musical activities, performances and concerts and will have the ability to inspire pupils of all ages and abilities. In return we offer an attractive salary and a management training programme developed to equip and support you to succeed in your new role.

You can access further information and an application form from: 

T: 01759 322666 


Closing date: 9am 18th January 2019

Pocklington School Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the DBS.

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More about Pocklington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: West Green, Pocklington, York, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO42 2NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1759 321200

Pocklington School is a co-educational, independent, all-through school near York. Around 790 pupils aged 3-18 are educated in the school's pre-preparatory, preparatory, senior and sixth-form stages. There is both day and boarding provision.