Washington School is seeking to appoint a dynamic, innovative and inspirational Head of Department to deliver to the high standards required by the Music department of our school. The successful candidate will need ambition, vivacity and a creative intellect with the capacity to augment the continual development programme undertaken for the benefit of our students. The ability to teach across the curriculum within the Music department is required along with the capability to further enhance outcomes at KS4. Washington School offers staff excellent resources in a state-of-the-art building.
Washington School is a successful school judged to be Grade 2, ‘good’ in all four Ofsted categories. We believe that by developing positive relationships within our school community, as well as with all stakeholders, we can more positively impact upon the education of the whole child. The successful candidate should subscribe to this belief and be prepared to move forward with us along our continuing improvement journey, thereby assisting the school to improve the life chances of the young people in our care.
Washington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure procedures.
If you know that you can contribute to moving our school forward during this important time of change and development in education and believe that you can bring something unique to the post then please visit our website www.washingtonschool.co.uk for further details and an application pack. Applications should be submitted for the attention of the Executive Head Teacher, to Mrs L Foster at Foster.L@washingtonschool.co.uk.
Closing date: Midday Friday 23rd June 2017
Interview date: Thursday 6th July 2017
If you have not been contacted by Monday 3rd July 2017 please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We are unable to provide feedback on individual applications. Applications received after the closing time stated will not be considered. We do not accept CV’s.