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Peripatetic Music Teacher - Various

City of London Academy Highbury GroveIslington

The City of London Academy Highbury Grove is looking for a number of Peripatetic Teachers in Piano, Electric Guitar, Violin, Strings, Drums and Percussion and Voice to join our highly skilled, successful and supportive Music Department. The Music Department works very closely with the Music in Secondary Schools Trust (MiSST) who provide us with support to ensure all students in key stage 3 are able to learn an orchestral instrument as part of their weekly classroom music lessons.

We are looking for highly skilled Peripatetic Teachers who will ensure all students make rapid progress; demonstrate a high level of performance skills and competence; regularly assess students within the agreed framework; prepare students for ABRSM or equivalent examinations; ensure students are well rehearsed for performances; support the work of the class teacher (orchestral instruments only) and the music programme at the City of London Academy Highbury Grove.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the team to bring the Academy forward to achieving its ambition to be an Outstanding Academy.

The City of London Academies Trust (CoLAT) is driven by ambition: to deliver world-class results as we combine the heritage and tradition of the City of London with creativity and innovation. We have a proven track record of school improvement, offering students an exciting curriculum and opportunities to perform, showcase their talents and experience the world of work outside of the classroom.

If this role is of interest to you and you can contribute to our future success, please apply directly via the TES website. Or alternatively an application pack is available on our website: Completed forms should be emailed to  

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Closing date for applications is: 9am on Friday 3 December.

Interviews will take place in the week commencing 6 December 2021.

City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

City of London Academies Trust Company Registration No. 04504128.

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