Teacher of Music
Hours: Part time hours will be discussed with shortlisted candidates at interview.
Who we are
Odyssey Trust for Education is the innovative collaboration between the high performing Townley Grammar School and Erith Secondary Modern school, now known as King Henry School. Highlighted by Nick Gibb as an example of best practice and featured in the ground-breaking documentary, “Grammar Schools: Who Will Get In?”
We strive to develop and maintain an environment where students are valued, their needs are met and they are given the opportunity to reach their full potential academically and socially. We focus on character education, inclusion and student mental health.
Who we are looking for
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Townley Grammar School a multicultural girls’ selective school with specialism in Performing and Visual Arts with Mathematics and Computing.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative, passionate and inspiring teacher to join our successful and innovative department with a track record of staging excellent performances throughout the year.
You will have the ability to raise standards of achievement across all key stages and possess a proven track record of delivering outstanding results.
The successful candidate will have a knowledgeable and creative approach, the ability to inspire and motivate, and be a strong team player. The ability to accompany on piano and conduct choir/orchestra ensembles would be an advantage.
You will work with peripatetic music teachers delivering various music lessons, prepare musical performances both within the school and the local community.
We offer a full and robust induction programme for all new members of staff as part of the school’s Staff Development Programme with further support for staff new to the teaching profession. We encourage professional development across the school including opportunities to share ideas for improving teaching and learning.
The closing date for all application is Sunday 18th November 2018.
Odyssey Trust for Education is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS check and robust pre-employment checks.
The school operates a no smoking policy.