Assistant Curriculum Team Leader / Teacher of Music, Wanstead, London

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Wanstead High SchoolWanstead, London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS Outer London plus TLR 2A for the right candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

 Required September 2018

Teacher of Music MPS / UPS (Outer London)

(TLR 2A Assistant Curriculum Team Leader available for the right candidate) 

We are looking for a creative, passionate, committed and dynamic professional to join our vibrant, busy and highly successful Music department. The Music team is made up of a curriculum team leader and two further team members. The school has an excellent reputation for music and the school’s leadership, parents and students value the subject very highly. The department is well-resourced, with 3 teaching rooms equipped with imac computers and 8 practice rooms. Many of our students choose to learn musical instruments.

At KS3, students at the school study music for one hour a week. At KS4 and 5, the department offers GCSE Music, a Level 2 BTEC First Award in Music and A-Level Music and Music Technology. Results in all of these courses have been consistently strong for many years. 

The successful candidate will be able to teach at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 and will be fully committed to contributing to the thriving extra-curricular life of the department. We are looking for a well-qualified professional who has the drive to continually develop their pedagogy, musical skills and subject knowledge, and is someone who shares our passion for teaching, learning and determination for our students to achieve excellence.

This post would suit an experienced Music teacher or an NQT equally. It offers an outstanding opportunity for the right individual to make a positive difference in a thriving and successful community school.  There is also an opportunity for the role of Assistant Curriculum Team Leader for the right candidate. 

Wanstead High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share in this commitment. This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For an application form and further information log on to our website Alternatively, contact the school by e-mail The closing date for this post is Friday 22 June 2018 @ 12 Noon.

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More about Wanstead High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Redbridge Lane West, Wanstead, London, E11 2JZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8989 2791
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