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Head of Music and the Performing Arts

Trinity AcademyBristol, City of

Trinity Academy is a highly oversubscribed Music Specialist free school that opened in 2019. We are a values based community that focuses on the learning of all students and staff, that cares deeply for our young people and each other and that is committed to co-curricular enrichment. Our stated goal is to be a +1 school for progress and as such, we are looking for a highly motivated, professional and well qualified teacher and leader to join us in our mission.

This is a unique opportunity to join a team that is establishing a new school as we enter our third year. Curriculum and resources are co designed and the  outstanding behaviour of our students allows you to focus on the craft and science of teaching. We take possession of our new school building in 2021 which has at its heart a 540 seater concert hall, supplemented by an extended music department with recording studio, practice rooms and ICT suites. The school will also have a drama studio and dance studio. Music and the performing arts are central to our ethos - this is a remarkable opportunity to create and lead a faculty of national renown.

We are committed to your professional development, as both teacher and leader. As a growing school there is considerable opportunity for career development both within the school and across the Cathedral Schools Trust.

Applications are welcome from experienced teachers with the vision and ability to lead an outstanding department. 

If you would like to find out more about the school including FAQs, please visit the website at:


Please see the attached documents for further details about the role including the job description and person specification. 

Please note that we will only consider applications through TES and will not consider CVs so please ensure that your supporting statement on the application meets the requirements of the person specification. We encourage you to be succinct and to restrict your supporting statement to no more than four pages in length.

Closing date: Monday 25th January 

Interview: We currently anticipate interviews for this role to take place during the week of 22nd February however, given the current climate, this may be subject to change.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and the post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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