Director of Music, Monmouth, Monmouthshire

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Monmouth School For GirlsMonmouth, Monmouthshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Director of Music

Monmouth School for Girls seeks to appoint a talented and inspirational professional to lead its vibrant and successful Music Department from September 2018.  The successful candidate will be highly motivated, enthusiastic and bring their own unique skills to the department.  They will be experienced in teaching Music across the key stages, including A level, and in managing the team, which currently comprises three academic teachers and a team of peripatetic music teachers.  The department runs a busy co-curricular programme as well as staging numerous concerts and productions. The role will also involve collaboration with Monmouth School for Boys, and comes at an exciting time with the opening of our new Performing Arts Centre in September 2018.  Piano skills are essential and a knowledge of music technology is desirable.  

A contribution to the wider life of a day and boarding school, both in pastoral and co-curricular activities, is expected.  We offer a friendly and supportive working environment.  The Haberdashers' Monmouth Schools have their own generous salary scale and benefits above the national average. Monmouth School for Girls is a member of HMC, the Boarding Schools’ Association, IAPS and Girls’ Schools Association.

An application form and further details can be downloaded from 

For further information, please email Ms K Potts at 

Closing date for applications:  Tuesday 24 April 2018
Interviews will be held on:  Tuesday 1 May 2018 

Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Monmouth School For Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hereford Road, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 5XT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1600 711100