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Peripatetic Music Teacher - Full Time/Part Time

The Halifax AcademyCalderdale

Peripatetic Music Teacher - Full time or Part time 


Scale: MPS/UPS

Required from September 2021 an inspirational, dynamic and passionate teacher of Music to join an established team, determined to ensure Music is outstanding. You will be teaching Music across years 5 - 8.  A teaching qualification is desirable but not essential.

The Halifax Academy is the only 4-16 all-through school in Calderdale. Our brand new primary phase building opened in February 2016. We are committed to and passionately believe in all-through education. Our Academy is supported and challenged by a skilled and proactive governing body.  The Halifax Academy is part of the Impact Education Trust; we are on a mission to improve the life chances of children and young people and improve social mobility.  We are a Trust where Hearts and Minds connect through values driven partnerships and collaborative working.

If you:

• are committed to ensuring students and staff maximise every opportunity to achieve academically and personally

• are inspirational with excellent interpersonal skills to take people with you

In return we can offer:

• working as part of a creative and supportive team, who are unapologetically passionate about developing Teaching & Learning and who are determined and driven on our mission to achieve the very best for our students

• joining our ‘coaching culture’ which is a key focus for CPD in the school. Every member of our teaching and support staff are involved in our ‘Coaching for Excellence’ programme to focus on improving teaching and learning in all subjects. Each teacher has two hours built into their timetable to facilitate coaching

• the opportunity to gain cross phase experience 

• opportunities to develop leadership skills through our development programmes

• access to a teaching school alliance which enables us to work collaboratively and share best practice with other providers and creates professional development opportunities

• enthusiastic students who are keen to make outstanding progress 

• effective supportive and dynamic leadership

• an early school finish time of 12:55pm on Fridays

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from the Academy’s website at

Enquiries and completed applications should be emailed to  

The closing date is 9am on Monday 19th April 2021. 

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