Head of Performing Arts & Head of Music, Coventry

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Cardinal Newman Catholic School and Community CollegeCoventry
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Number on roll 1274 (with 215 in the Sixth Form)  

Head of Performing Arts and Head of Music 

Full Time 


Start date: September 2018 

We are seeking to appoint a talented, ambitious and outstanding teacher to be Head of Performing Arts and Head of Music. The successful candidate will lead the Music and Drama Departments and will be a strong musician who can inspire students and colleagues in and out of the classroom. Music is taught as a discrete subject throughout KS3 and as a GCSE option at KS4.   Currently, Music is not offered in the Sixth Form but this may be a future development. 

Music and Drama are a valued feature of school life, with an extensive spiritual life calendar, concerts and productions taking place throughout the year.  A commitment to the school’s extra-curricular programme, including the involvement in school concerts, school productions and supporting liturgical services is essential. 

Cardinal Newman is a successful 11-18 Catholic school set in the pleasant outskirts of Coventry.    

Application packs are available via the school website or Suzanne Harris, Headteacher’s PA Tel: 024 7633 2382 Email: suzanne.harris@cncs.school   

Closing date for applications:   Wednesday 7 February 2018  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will need to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

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More about Cardinal Newman Catholic School and Community College
Address: Sandpits Lane, Keresley, Coventry, West Midlands, CV6 2FR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2476 332 382