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Teacher of Music

Oaklands SchoolTower Hamlets

Teacher of Music 

Required from September 2021

(The school would consider part time applications – minimum 3 days a week)

Salary Range: MPS/UPS (Inner London Scale) Recruitment and Retention allowance may be considered for a suitably experienced candidate.                 

Are you a talented and dynamic practitioner? Do you wish to build a Music Department from scratch?

Oaklands School is a school full of opportunities for children and staff to grow and develop. We are proud to be a fully inclusive school where our children achieve well above average. The school is currently undergoing expansion both in student numbers and facilities. The new appointee will have an opportunity to shape the development of music provision from the ground up. We are a school that promotes kindness, hard work and taking opportunities. Do you want to take this opportunity?

We are seeking an outstanding teacher who will be passionate about Music and committed to securing excellent outcomes for children of all abilities.  This role is a great opportunity to design and deliver an inspirational music curriculum and provision. As a highly dedicated and innovative professional, you will join a dynamic team of teaching and associate staff, all determined to ensure that Oaklands maintains its reputation for excellence.

We are keen to hear from you if you: -

• Are an excellent teacher

• Aspire to develop further as a professional

• A visionary


We can offer you the opportunity to join:

• A highly committed and dedicated staff.

• Excellent CPD opportunities.

• Students who love their school, are ambitious and want to learn

• Funding and resources to build the department

Capital Building Programme 2021-2023

• Oaklands is expanding, our new sixth form opened in 2020 and we are now planning a second building programme due for completion in September 2023. Part of the new build will be to provide better facilities for both Sports and Music.

Oaklands is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications for all posts from appropriately qualified persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be DBS checked.

For an application pack please contact:         

Telephone:  0207 613 1014     Email: hr@oaklandsschool.com

If you would like to visit Oaklands or talk to someone about the post, please contact us using the above number.

Closing date for applications: 9am on Wednesday 26th May 2021

The school may hold interviews for suitable candidates before the application closing date.


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