Director of Music, Northwood, Middlesex

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St John's SchoolNorthwood, Middlesex

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No



A Merchant Taylors’ School

Potter Street Hill, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 3QY

A thriving I.A.P.S Day School of 350 boys (3-13),

attractively situated on a 35 acre site in London’s Green Belt.


Required for January 2019

St John’s is looking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational individual to lead our exceptional Music Department and deliver a curriculum that is exciting, innovative and diverse. The successful candidate will ensure that the provision of music across the School continues to be outstanding. They will be an experienced professional with a sound knowledge of the complexities of teaching, learning and curriculum development for the 3 to 13 age group.

The successful candidate will teach curriculum music, manage the peripatetic staff, lead a range of extra-curricular ensembles and organise the various concerts and performances. An interest in Drama would be of benefit.

The position is a full-time, permanent role and St John’s has its own attractive salary scale significantly above national levels.

Please contact the Headmaster’s P.A. on 020 8866 0067 if you need any further information. Applications should reach the School no later than midday on Thursday 31st May, 2018.

Interviews will be held during the week commencing Monday 11th June 2018.

Tel: 020 8866 0067



The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check for Regulated Activity from the DBS.

(A Merchant Taylors’ Educational Trust School)

(Charity Number 1063738)

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More about St John's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Potter Street Hill, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 3QY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8866 0067