Lead Teacher for Music and Performing Arts, Barnsley, South Yorkshire

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Springwell Alternative AcademyBarnsley, South Yorkshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + SEN Allowance (TLR2a considered on experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you a remarkable teacher who feels stifled by the mainstream system? Are you an exceptional, creative practitioner who really wants to make a difference every day to the lives of the most vulnerable children? 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an outstanding, creative music teacher to continue to embed music at the heart of Springwell Learning Community, Barnsley.  Music is an essential aspect of the success of the outstanding special academy.  Pupils flourish at all key stages and find their passion in this subject.  Music as an intervention helps pupils to settle to learn, develop confidence and music lessons are enjoyed by all, leading to outstanding progression and outcomes at key stage 4 where pupils demonstrate a high level of musicality.  Termly concerts are well attended by supportive parents who are positive about the contribution music has made to the happiness of their children. 

The successful applicant would be required to:

• Teach music across key stages 1 to 4, including accredited music courses (e.g. BTEC or Rock School) at key stage 4.

• Lead choir weekly 

• Stage termly concerts  

• Continue to embed the high profile of music across the organisation  

If you would like further information about the post or would like to visit the school, please contact Sarah Elliot on 01226 327076.   For more information about our academies or to download an application pack, please visit our website at www.springwelllearningcommunity.co.uk   

Deadline for applications: Monday 21st May 2018 8.00am  

Interviews to take place on Wednesday 23rd May 2018  

Please do not send a CV as this cannot be accepted.       

Please note: you will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.     

Springwell Learning Community is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

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More about Springwell Alternative Academy
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Address: Springwell Community School, St Helen's Boulevard, Carlton Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S71 2AY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1226 291133