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Ark Soane Music Teacher

Ark Soane AcademyEaling

Part Time Music Teacher for Ark Soane Academy

Location: Acton, London — a five minute walk from Acton Town tube station

Start: September 2021

Opportunity for an exceptional teacher to be a founding middle leader, shaping a brand new Ark secondary school in Ealing

Ark Soane Academy is a new secondary school in Acton opening in September 2021 to year 7 initially and growing each year. Our aim is to transform children’s lives through an excellent education. Our teachers will be supported to uphold the very highest standards of behaviour through centralised systems, and to teach exceptional lessons through shared planning.

We are recruiting a founding team of exceptional staff to achieve our vision and work together to create a genuinely outstanding school. The new music teacher will work closely with the central Ark Music team to shape music provision at Ark Soane. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic teacher who is passionate about music and committed to challenging every pupil to achieve their potential.

Teaching experience will not be a determining factor - we welcome applications from NQTs as well as more experienced candidates. We will develop every staff member that joins our team, providing one-to-one support, coaching and mentoring and access to extensive network training.

Additional teaching and learning responsibilities would be available for the right candidate.

The ideal candidate will

·         Have a strong academic background, with good A Levels or equivalent, and a good degree

·         Combine subject matter expertise with a passion for teaching music

·         Share the Ark Soane vision and be aligned with the six pillars underpinning it.

·         Value and support practices driving continued progress across the network of Ark schools.

To apply please go to Please submit your application by 17th April 2021. For further information, a confidential discussion or any technical queries please contact Matt Neuberger, the Principal, at

Closing Date: 17th April 2021

Interviews:     To be confirmed

Salary:               M1-UPS

Contract:          Part-time hours, permanent contract

We value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. The successful candidate will be subject to DBS and any other relevant employment checks.

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