Music Teacher, Bushey

Closing date:

Bushey Meads SchoolBushey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,018 - £39,725 p.a.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

 Teachers’ Main / Upper payscale (London fringe)

Do you have a real passion for teaching music?

Are you an inspirational teacher who believes in the potential of all students?

If so, why not consider joining our school and make a difference to our students. We want to appoint an outstanding and enthusiastic Music Teacher from September 2018. The successful candidate will be well-qualified to teach music at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 and be eager to try new ideas in a supportive environment.  We follow EDUCAS board for GCSE and A level as well as BTEC and RSL at level 2 and 3. 

We are looking for a teacher who will share our vision for the development of music and appreciate the impact that the subject can have on learning across the school. The music department has excellent resources and, following the recent extensive refurbishment of the department, we are very proud of having a Mac suite, new music technology classroom and a brand new recording studio. The department itself is led by an experienced and inspirational teacher who is committed to attaining the highest standard in teaching and learning. Exam results are excellent which reflects the department’s commitment. There is a dynamic and active extra-curricular timetable in place and you must be willing to take part in this. 

Applications are welcome from teachers at any stage of their career, including NQTs. We offer excellent NQT support including a bespoke programme of training and mentors and there are excellent opportunities for professional development. 

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work. The school is ranked as the 5th most popular school in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising. We have strong links with local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk. Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT) from September 2018. For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

Full details of the vacancy can be found on our website along with further information about the school.  Alternatively, please contact the HR team on 020 8955 8833

If you are interested in applying for this full time position, please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal. Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to: by the deadline. Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted.

Closing Date for applications: Monday 18th June 2018 (midday) 

Interviews:  To be confirmed 

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about Bushey Meads School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coldharbour Lane, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD23 4PA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8950 3000
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About us:

Bushey Meads School is part of the highly successful Bushey St James Trust; a growing Multi Academy Trust in leafy Bushey, Hertfordshire. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by, bus routes are only a short walk...