Head of Music, Tottenham, North London

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Park ViewTottenham, North London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London Pay Scale plus TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

‘A good school’ (OFSTED 2017)

Park View is very proud of its Performing Arts Department and this is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in a school which truly values the importance of the arts in the development of young people.

Park View is an 11-16 comprehensive school situated in Tottenham, North London. We have a reputation for providing an exciting and broad education for our pupils, within a happy and caring environment. We are proud of our successes as a genuinely inclusive comprehensive school, and we refuse to accept that there is a limit on what our pupils can achieve. We are ambitious for our school and the professional development of our staff is at the forefront of our plans.

We have an absolute commitment to the Performing Arts and, despite the national curriculum reforms, we will continue to ensure that subjects such as music, drama and other creative arts subjects will always play a central role in our curriculum offer.

We are looking for a talented and committed musician and teacher with the ability to inspire our students to join the school as Head of Music. You will lead the curriculum development of Music throughout the school, with responsibility for the day-to-day running of the department, our extensive and wide ranging extra-curricular music offer and the academic progress of students.

To be successful, you must have experience of teaching across a range of Key Stages, with the ability to raise student achievement and add value within a Creative Arts curriculum, as well as knowledge and understanding of the current Music specifications at Key Stage 4. Excellent subject knowledge and a passion for teaching your subject is essential.

To find out more and apply, please visit www.parkview.haringey.sch.uk 

Alternatively, if you have any questions, please contact Serita Shah on 020 8826 9178, email: sshah@parkview.haringey.sch.uk 

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday, 23rd May 2018.

Interview date: Friday, 25th May 2018. 

Park View is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Park View
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: West Green Road, London, N15 3QR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 8881722
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Park View is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school situated in Haringey, North London. We have approximately 1,080 students on roll at the school between the ages of 11 to 16. 

Park View has an unwavering belief that all st...