Second in Charge of Music
Isaac Newton Academy, Redbridge
Interim Principal: Joanne Spencer
Brand-new all-through mixed 4-18 comprehensive in Redbridge.
Start date: September 2018
Salary: Ark MPS/UPS plus TLR 2c
Location: Ilford, London
Nearest train station: Seven Kings
Deadline: 3pm on Monday April 2018
Ofsted: Outstanding in all areas (2014)
Visits to our school are encouraged; to arrange, please call 0208 911 6666.
In September 2012 Isaac Newton Academy opened with its inaugural cohort of 180 year 7 students. The secondary school is growing, year on year, to become an 11-18 academy of 1250 students with specialist status in mathematics and music. In 2014 the primary phase opened, welcoming 90 reception-aged pupils. This too will expand each year until full in 2020.
In June 2014 the school was judged to be outstanding in all categories by OFSTED.
We are looking for an inspiring and inclusive music teacher. We devote 2 hours of curriculum time each week to music at KS3. Every student at KS3 learns an instrument which they can keep for 3 years. On average 24% of students elect to take music GCSE (four times the national average) achieving fantastic results (100% pass, 53% A-A*).
Our ideal candidate will:
- be a passionate teacher of music and a committed team player
- demonstrate high levels of ambition and optimism regarding what the academy and its students can achieve
- demonstrate evidence of raising attainment and developing excellence
- be a committed team player
- be committed to Ark’s ethos of high expectations and no excuses
- have the resolve and enthusiasm to make a real difference to the lives of pupils.
If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position, enriching the lives of the students who attend Isaac Newton Academy and members of the local community, then we are keen to hear from you.
To apply and for more information please go to https://goo.gl/wjx5n4. Please complete your application by 3pm on Monday 30th April 2018
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Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process. This process is outlined here, but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.