Graduate Music Assistant
Required from September 2019
Fixed term for 12 months, with the possibility of extension
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and able musician to expand their skills within a school environment.
The post holder will support the Music department in delivering the curriculum, supporting co-curricular activities and providing administrative support. The exact role will be adapted to suit the abilities of the successful applicant, but a willingness to be involved in every aspect of the department is essential, as is the ability to play the piano and organ.
A competitive salary is available, together with a clear programme of staff development and opportunities for promotion. Accommodation may also be available.
Eltham College is an academically outstanding school situated just 15 minutes from both central London by train, and from the M25 and the Kent countryside by car.
Closing date: midday on Monday 20 May 2019
Interviews: week commencing 3 June 2019
Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Eltham College reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.
Eltham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants undergo enhanced child protection screening relevant to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.
About Eltham College
Eltham College is an academically outstanding independent day school situated just 15 minutes from both central London by train, and from the M25 and the Kent countryside by car.
The school currently caters for boys aged 7 to 18, with a co-educational Sixth Form. From 2020, it will begin to move towards becoming a fully co-educational day school, when it welcomes its first intake of girls alongside boys in Year 3 and 7. It is regularly found amongst the leading academic schools in the country and boasts many county and national players in a range of sports. The co-curricular programme is wide and diverse.
The school has a distinctive character, born out of its Christian heritage, and continues to focus on the care of the individual. Strong pastoral care and a relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere make the school a happy and vibrant place.
There is an ambitious programme of development and expansion as well as a strong emphasis on staff development. Many staff choose to stay; but equally others are prepared and trained for future promotion in leading HMC schools.
For more information, visit our TES Careers page or our website at www.elthamcollege.london