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Job details
Employer Gresham's School
Location Norfolk
Salary The salary band for this position is based on our Gresham’s Academic Pay Structure.
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

At Gresham’s we recognise that every child has different strengths and talents and we pride ourselves on recruiting staff who can recognise, nurture and help pupils reach their true potential. Gresham’s offers a rare opportunity where children can join us at our Nursery and Pre-Prep from the age of 2 and continue with their education at our Prep and Senior Schools. 

Gresham’s is looking to appoint a highly skilled musician into the role of Head of Academic Music.  Gresham’s has a distinguished, thriving musical life, and is ambitious in its musical aspirations.  

The school is completing the construction of a new £5.5 million state-of-the-art Music School, which contains a 140 seat recital hall, an industry-standard recording studio, practice and teaching rooms and a café which will open in the Summer Term, 2017. The school’s commitment to musical excellence is also demonstrated by being an All Steinway School.  The successful candidate will work closely with the Director of Music, John Bowley, overseeing all academic music.  

We are looking for a dynamic and exceptional candidate to build on the success of the current department at this exciting time of development. You will be an outstanding teacher and musician who will have the ability to inspire pupils and teachers to maximise the musical potential at Gresham’s.   

The School has both boarding and day pupils and runs an extended school day and a vast range of sporting and extra-curricular opportunities. All our academic staff are expected to embrace the co-curricular life at Gresham’s, whether you love Sport, Drama or working on projects with the local community, we have more than enough to keep you busy.  

We are privileged to be situated in the Georgian town of Holt and the School sits within 200 acres of glorious countryside. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and with the Norfolk Broads and the North Norfolk Coast just a few miles away, you will be spoiled for choice as to how to spend your free time; whether it is bird watching, sailing, fantastic food or boutique shopping, there is something for everyone to enjoy.  

To apply for the role please complete the TES online application form or alternatively visit our website where you can download the Gresham's Application form.

Our recruitment team can also be contacted by telephone on 01263 714623 or by emailing  

Interviews will be held on 27th March 2017   

Gresham’s are proud of its exemplary approach to the safeguarding of our children and conduct a robust recruitment process. Applicants are expected to engage fully with the requirements of this process. An offer to join the School is made subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check along with clearance on all other relevant safeguarding and child protection requirements  Registered Charity No: 1105500

About the employer

Information about Gresham's School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 2 - 18 years
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