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Teacher of Music

Northampton School for BoysNorthamptonshire

Teacher of Music (MPS/UPS) required for September 2022 (or earlier if able)

(Starting salary point on the MPS / UPS negotiated at interview – retention / recruitment payment will also be considered for exceptional candidates)

We welcome applications from experienced teachers or ECTs.

What we are looking for

Would you like to be part of an incredible team of teachers who are passionate about inspiring young people? Do you want to help deliver an innovative music curriculum that produces the highest-level student outcomes nationally at GCSE and A Level? Do you want to help shape top performing music students and take a leading role in the delivery of Music Technology A Level? 

We are looking for a teacher to share in our aspirational culture, who can help to deliver the curriculum to the highest standards from entry to A Level. Ability to teach Music Technology at A Level and experience in conducting with small or large ensembles would be very welcome.

Our programme includes 2 Wind Bands; Symphony Orchestra; Junior String Orchestra; 2 Big Bands; Saxophone Ensemble; 2 Percussion Ensembles; 2 Choirs; Jazz Vocal Group; Guitar Quartet; Guitar Ensemble; Low Brass Ensemble.

Our department is situated in the Cripps building with several purpose-built music teaching rooms, a large theatre, music technology rooms, a music technician, several teachers, peripatetic rooms and teachers, all within a fantastic setting more in line with a professional venue. We offer a truly exciting range of CPD opportunities for all teachers and leaders across the school and are wholly committed to investing in the development of our staff at NSB.


How to apply

We welcome all interested applicants to arrange a telephone/video call so that you can learn more about NSB and what we could offer you as a member of staff. Please also take the chance to browse our website to learn more about our past and how we are looking to the future.


Applications are accepted via the application form (available on the NSB vacancies page),  and the TES. Please contact the school if you need to request the application form in a different format. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.

Closing date: 12pm, Monday 6th December 2021

Interviews: w/b 13th December 2021


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