Head of Music, Edinburgh

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ESMS - Stewart's Melville CollegeEdinburgh

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Start date: 16 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

A Head of Music is required, ideally from August 2018, to lead a very successful, dynamic department.  Candidates will be well qualified graduates and experienced teachers, who combine high standards of musicianship with management skills and enthusiasm for their subject and for young people.  Applicants should be registered, or be eligible for registration, with the GTC Scotland.

The Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools comprise Stewart's Melville College, The Mary Erskine School and the ESMS Junior School.  Stewart's Melville College is linked to The Mary Erskine School in a unique arrangement whereby the schools’ Sixth Forms are twinned.  The schools are governed by the Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools’ Governing Council.

Applications should be in the form of a letter, addressed to the Principal, and should be supported by a full Curriculum Vitae along with the names, addresses and contact details of two referees.  They should be sent by email to recruitment@esms.org.uk or by post to the HR Administrator, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, Ravelston, Edinburgh EH4 3NT, from whom further particulars may be obtained.  This information can also be found on our website.

The closing date is 12 noon on Wednesday 28 March 2018.

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More about ESMS - Stewart's Melville College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools (ESMS), Queensferry Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH4 3EZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 131 311 1000

Stewart's Melville College is an independent, non-denominational day school for boys aged 11-18 in Edinburgh.  There are approximately 740 boys, of whom about 25 are boarders. Admission is through assessment.  ESMS has a charitable foundati...