Curriculum Leader of Creative Arts, Norfolk

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Old Buckenham High SchoolNorfolk
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR2 £4,441
Contract term: Permanent

Old Buckenham High School is a comprehensive school set in rural Norfolk but with close transport links to Attleborough and Norwich. We are proud of our strong reputation for providing all our students with an inspiring and challenging learning experience based around excellent teaching, traditional student standards and values, as well as high quality pastoral care, guidance and support. In 2017 we achieved 68% Grade 4 and above (English and Maths), demonstrating the strong attainment of our students against national standards. Our students are courteous, hardworking and engaged in their learning and are superbly supported by our highly dedicated team of staff.

The Creative Arts department has an excellent reputation in the wider community and regularly stages school production and concerts which are very well received. We wish to continue with this strong tradition and further develop the Creative Arts at Old Buckenham High School.

We are seeking to appoint an inspiring and energetic Curriculum Leader of Creative Arts with a commitment to ‘achieving excellence’ for all our students. First and foremost you will be an excellent Music teacher and have an unwavering passion for your subject. You will have a clear focus and understanding of what makes outstanding teaching and learning, provide excellent outcomes for students and have the skills, passion and vision to lead the Creative Arts Department. You will have the ability to teach Music at both KS3 and KS4, experience delivering GCSE Music is essential.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged or, for an informal discussion, please contact Mrs Catherine Roberts, Assistant Headteacher

How to Apply

Please go to where a job description and person specification are available to download under “Attachments”. To download the application form, please select the orange “Apply for job” button.

Alternatively, these can also be found on our website , or you may contact Mrs Fraser, PA to the Headteacher.

Completed forms should be returned to the school by email to Mrs Fraser

Closing date: 18 April 2018

Our school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

A full DBS check and reference vetting will be required for the successful candidate; all procedures and checks as in the school’s Safeguarding Children Policy will be followed.

Job location

More about Old Buckenham High School
Address: Abbey Road, Old Buckenham, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 1RL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1953 860233