Music - Teaching and Learning Leader (HoD), Devon

Closing date:

The Park Community SchoolDevon

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Music - Teaching and Learning Leader (HoD)

Required from September 2019, an enthusiastic, well qualified, Teacher of Music with the right experience, skills, knowledge and drive to lead and develop this area of the school. 

We seek a well qualified and  enthusiastic teacher and leader with a commitment to pupils of all ability in a comprehensive secondary school. A willingness to contribute and lead the development of the department and provision is essential.

This would be an ideal opportunity for an experienced colleague who is seeking the next step in their career. 

The successful candidate would also be expected to join our team of tutors.

To teach Music to Key Stage 3 and GCSE level

Lead and inspire the team that deliver music across the school. Lead staff and the department in developing teaching & learning across all abilities, years and  specifications

Ensure that participation and representation in extra curricular activities is wide and adds value to the life of the school supporting the development of an aspirational school culture

Support the pastoral system in playing an active role as a form tutor


North Devon area is one of the best places to live in Britain, with:-

A fantastic environment to live in

Welcoming people

Low crime area

Reasonable house prices

Clean air fresh from the Atlantic

Two moors - Exmoor and Dartmoor

The best beaches in the country!

Fantastic outdoors for hiking, camping, cycling, sailing, watersports  

Good links to Exeter, Bristol and London including airports  


Excellent capacity for school improvement

Established support networks

Rural location in heart of Devon

Ample on-site car parking

Good transport links

Complementary mix of traditional and modern buildings

Suited departmental areas

Staff laptop scheme

Extensive staff CPD opportunities





Job location

More about The Park Community School
×
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Park Lane, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 9AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1271 373131
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
employer gallery photo 16
employer gallery photo 17
employer gallery photo 18