Music - Teaching and Learning Leader (HoD)
Required from September 2019, an enthusiastic, well qualified, Teacher of Music with the right experience, skills, knowledge and drive to lead and develop this area of the school.
We seek a well qualified and enthusiastic teacher and leader with a commitment to pupils of all ability in a comprehensive secondary school. A willingness to contribute and lead the development of the department and provision is essential.
This would be an ideal opportunity for an experienced colleague who is seeking the next step in their career.
The successful candidate would also be expected to join our team of tutors.
To teach Music to Key Stage 3 and GCSE level
Lead and inspire the team that deliver music across the school. Lead staff and the department in developing teaching & learning across all abilities, years and specifications
Ensure that participation and representation in extra curricular activities is wide and adds value to the life of the school supporting the development of an aspirational school culture
Support the pastoral system in playing an active role as a form tutor
North Devon area is one of the best places to live in Britain, with:-
A fantastic environment to live in
Low crime area
Reasonable house prices
Clean air fresh from the Atlantic
Two moors - Exmoor and Dartmoor
The best beaches in the country!
Fantastic outdoors for hiking, camping, cycling, sailing, watersports
Good links to Exeter, Bristol and London including airports
Excellent capacity for school improvement
Established support networks
Rural location in heart of Devon
Ample on-site car parking
Good transport links
Complementary mix of traditional and modern buildings
Suited departmental areas
Staff laptop scheme
Extensive staff CPD opportunities