Teacher of Music, Telford and Wrekin

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Charlton SchoolTelford and Wrekin
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


TEACHER OF MUSIC – September 2019 start  

Closing date for applications: Monday 18th March 2019 at 9:00am

Salary: MPS/UPS

Location: Telford, Shropshire

Contract type: Full time

Contract term: Permanent

Charlton is a popular 11-16 academy in Wellington, Telford. We believe in progress through partnership with learning at the heart of all we do. We are a school who have a caring and disciplined environment, combining a degree of formality with good relationships between adults and students. We have outstanding facilities in our purpose-built school with excellent provision for Music. Students have access to a well-equipped ICT suite for music technology, recording studio, four large practice rooms and large teaching space for practical exploration. 

To support the school with our future development, we converted to an academy on 1st December 2018 and joined a Multi Academy Trust. We are now part of the Learning Community Trust which is a local cross phase Multi Academy Group. We have a shared vision and values which will guide us on our journey to outstanding.  We place students’ learning, environments and local communities at the very centre of our approach.  

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a Music teacher to join our Expressive Arts department, supporting the further development of an innovative curriculum for all, with purposeful, contextual learning and high expectations for students forming a major part of our passion for learning.

As a member of our team you will focus on ensuring the progress of every child by developing their Musical skills, knowledge and understanding within an engaging and relevant curriculum. Music is a popular subject at Charlton which is part of the thriving Expressive Arts Department. We are looking for a teacher who is enthusiastic about their subject and will continue to engage students through a range of musical opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom. 

Experience of BTEC and or GCSE Music delivery with a track record of previous success is desirable. There may also be opportunities for additional responsibilities depending on previous skills and experience of the successful applicant.

Our Expressive Arts Department has an excellent team spirit where teamwork, cooperation and the sharing of best practice are key. We collaborate on a range of community events including the annual musical production, a summer music festival as well as a variety of concerts and external performances.  The successful applicant will work with enthusiastic students and colleagues who make the most of every learning opportunity. 

Our school is an equal opportunity employer, so we are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children and individuals. This post is subject to a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Closing date for applications: Monday 18th March 2019 at 9:00am

Interviews: Thursday 21st March 2019

We welcome applications from NQTs and more experienced colleagues.

Application forms and further information is available from the school website www.charlton.uk.com .  Alternatively, you may contact Cathy McGilvery cathy.mcgilvery1@charlton.uk.com  or call 01952 386806

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More about Charlton School
Address: Apley Avenue, Wellington, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 3FA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1952 386800