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Teacher of Music

Mayfield SchoolEast Sussex

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, well-qualified and creative musician to join a highly successful Department. Music has traditionally been an essential element of life at Mayfield, with historic links to The Mayfield Festival and the International Young Concert Artists’ Competition.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is able to nurture a love of music, and who will encourage informed and independent thought in every girl. The successful candidate should be able to teach all year groups and to support and challenge a range of students in an effective and engaging manner. Conducting experience and/or the ability to play the organ would be an advantage.

Mayfield is a leading Catholic Independent boarding and day School for girls aged 11-18 situated in beautiful East Sussex countryside, less than 50 miles from London and 40 minutes from Gatwick. The School is an inclusive international community with a tradition of academic achievement and a holistic approach to education. We welcome applications from equally diverse and creative teachers. Results are excellent at both GCSE and A Level, with girls going on to study at Oxbridge, Conservatoires and the best Russell Group universities. In addition we offer a vibrant and eclectic extra-curricular provision and have an enviable reputation for pastoral care.

We offer excellent working conditions in an outstanding environment. Mayfield has its own salary scale and the salary package for this position will reflect the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  All staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School.  Accommodation may be available.

Closing date:  Friday 21  May 2021

Interviews will take place w/c 24 May 2021 although the School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

Please follow the link below to the School’s website for more information. Alternatively, contact Ms K Brennan Head of HR by e-mail for further details and our requisite application form

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

The School is an equal opportunities employer.

Consistently outstanding Inspection Reports.  Excellent in every area in October 2018.

Charity Registration No. 1047503

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