Teacher of Music (Part-time), Harrow

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Avanti House SchoolHarrow

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


START DATE                      September 2019

LOCATION                         Stanmore, Middlesex

CONTRACT TYPE              FTE 0.6 

CONTRACT TERM            1 year Fixed-Term

CLOSING DATE                 12 noon, 18th March 2019 

For September 2019, we are looking to appoint a music teacher to join a highly successful, and growing, Music department. 

We are seeking an enthusiastic Music teacher to join a department that enjoys an excellent reputation both within and beyond the school. Our GCSE Music cohort of 2018 achieved 83% grade 9-5 and 33% of the students achieved a grade 9. The progress 8 score for the Music cohort was 1.50. If you are an outstanding practitioner with the ability to inspire and motivate students, we would like to hear from you.

The successful candidate will not only be passionate about their subject, and have exceptional subject knowledge, but also have a passion and drive to deliver and engage students in their studying of Music from Key stage 3 to A level. The outstanding behaviour of our students truly gives you the opportunity to teach your subject and deliver exciting and engaging lessons. A large number of our students study a musical instrument inside or outside of school and we are seeking a music teacher who would be passionate about developing the extra-curricular and performance opportunities for our students. 

The school has now moved to its new £25-million-pound building located in Stanmore, Wemborough Road HA7 2EQ. you will be able to teach in facilities that are up to date and at the cutting edge of technology. You will have your own classroom space dedicated to your subject enabling you to develop the very best teaching and learning practices. There are a full range of other facilities including; state of the art sports grounds and hall, performing arts spaces and fantastic teaching rooms.

Avanti schools are Hindu-designated faith schools. However, all staff members at Avanti House School will not be required to present themselves from any specific faith background and there will be no preference given in this regard. This is an exciting time to join the school as it continues its journey to outstanding.

Avanti House secured outstanding outcomes both in terms of attainment and progress when its second cohort of students sat their GCSE examinations in 2018. The school scored a progress 8 value of 0.74 which is well above the national average, with over 80% gaining Maths and English above Grade 5. The exceptional outcomes are based upon the continued development of teaching and learning which is at the core of all decisions that the school makes, enabling professional development to be of paramount importance developing all levels of staff.

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More about Avanti House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Secondary School, Wemborough Road, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 2EQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8249 6830
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