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Job details
Employer Wimbledon High School
Location Merton
Salary Competitive salary
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Required from September 2017

The role

This is an exciting opportunity for three outstanding Peripatetic Music Teachers in Piano, Classical Guitar and Flute to join a thriving Music Department within a highly-successful girls’ school situated within a few minutes of Wimbledon Station.

The successful candidates will be comfortable teaching students from Year 3 to Year 13 and will be interested in developing the role of their specialised instrument within the wider Music Department. 

The post holders will be engaged on a self-employed basis and will be expected to be available for at least half a day per week, term time only. The successful candidates will be responsible for creating their own timetable to ensure weekly lessons of 35-minutes are taught to their pupils.

Music at Wimbledon High School

Music making is at the heart of Wimbledon High School life, with music being heard regularly across the school.

The Music Department is high-performing with annual tours, CD recordings and concerts in central London venues. The department is academically strong with 100% of all GCSE, AS and A2 grades in 2015 and 2016 at A, or A* grade. Our team of 25 Peripatetic Musicians produce excellent results in termly ABRSM examinations, with 74% of pupils taking ABRSM examinations gaining either a Merit or Distinction grade in 2016/17.

Further details of the position and the application form are available by clicking apply. 

Completed applications forms and a cover letter addressed to the Director of Music should be emailed to Human Resources at

The closing date is 9am on Wednesday 21 June 2017.
Interviews will be held thereafter

The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.

Wimbledon High School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

About the employer

Information about Wimbledon High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Girls
Age range 4 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Mansel Road
SW19 4AB
United Kingdom
+44 208 9710901