The City Academy, Hackney
Music Teacher (one year contract)
(Inner London Pay Spine plus performance related bonuses and other benefits)
If you want to be the best, then you should probably join us
Students in the academy routinely make more progress than almost any other school Progress 8 is consistently above 1.00 which indicates that students achieve a grade better for each of their best 8 GCSE’s compared to the average. In 2017 the progress 8 score was 1.07. That is great news for our students, the academy and our community, but there is so much more that we know can be achieved and you can help.
We have a relentless ambition to deliver continuing success to the young people we serve. Our approach is based on very simple principles: clear systems and extremely high expectations. We focus on the development of our students, their values and ultimately their academic success. We maximise the impact of teaching by providing clear leadership, minimising bureaucracy and effective support that have tangible results on the quality of teaching and outcomes for our students.
You will be working with excellent staff and will play a leading role in developing the Music teaching for students in The Academy. This exciting and challenging post requires an enthusiastic, hardworking, conscientious and energetic individual and as the department are looking to develop the use of music technology, skills in this area would be beneficial. You need to have extremely high expectations in teaching Music and ensuring children regardless of gender, ethnicity and religion achieve to the best of their ability.
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to shape the lives of young people in Hackney. If you think you can help transform the opportunities for the community we serve then we would like to hear from you.
The City Academy, Hackney is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.
For more details about the role and how to apply please visit www.thecityacademy.org
Please note applications must be in by 9am on Wednesday 20th March 2018.