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Employer Foxford School And Community Arts College
Location Coventry
Salary TMS/UPS TLR 2A allowance available for suitable candidate taking on responsibility in Faculty
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
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Required for January or Easter 2017 - an enthusiastic teacher of Music to join a flourishing Creative Arts Faculty delivering arts education in purpose built facilities.

 Teaching will include Music at Key Stage 3 and BTEC Music to examination level (currently BTEC/GCSE) at KS4. The Music department is well resourced with a wide range of instruments including a class set of Clarinets and Cornets for wider opportunities instrumental teaching, keyboards, guitars and percussion instruments. The main music room also houses a suite of Apple Mac computers using GarageBand, Logic Express and Sibelius.  

The successful candidate will also be expected to teach a second subject outside the faculty. 

 Students have the opportunity to take part in a variety of extra-curricular activities in music. At present these include a vocal group, keyboard club, guitar lessons and Dhol ensemble. A mixed instrumental ensemble is led by a second member of staff. The person appointed should be willing to develop these and strengthen the presence of music within the faculty and whole school.   

We are looking for a Music specialist who has a wide-ranging interest and knowledge of music and is able to deliver interesting and lively lessons incorporating composing, performance, listening and appraising. Work within a collaborative performing arts department, contributing to our annual musical and other cross -curricular projects. As a teacher the person appointed will need to be keen to contribute to our teaching and learning developments, both within the faculty and whole school.  

Foxford is an 11-18 multicultural school which is known for its friendly, supportive ethos and ambition. We are a forward thinking and busy school with lots of links to the community 

About the employer

Information about Foxford School And Community Arts College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Grange Road
Longford
Coventry
West Midlands
CV6 6BB
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
+44 24 76369201