Temporary Music Assistant, Orpington, Kent

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Darrick Wood SchoolOrpington, Kent

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Salary £15 per hour 

8 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

An energetic and committed musician is required as soon as possible to join our busy Music Department in this successful school.  The successful candidate will assist the Music staff in a variety of curricular and extra-curricular activities. An ability to work with and relate to young people is essential.

Darrick Wood is a large, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school, housed in modern buildings on an attractive site in a pleasant catchment area. The School consistently achieves excellent results, was judged to be ‘good ‘in all areas in its OFSTED inspection in January 2019, and is a designated Teaching School. The School was awarded the World Class Schools Quality Mark in 2015 and again in 2018. The School provides excellent opportunities for career development and a full support programme for all new staff. 

Darrick Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

An application form and job description is available on our website


Please note only applications submitted on the School’s application form will be considered.

Please submit applications by Wednesday, 20th November 2019

More about Darrick Wood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Lovibonds Avenue, Orpington, Kent, BR6 8ER, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1689 850271
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Darrick Wood School is a mainstream, co-educational, non-denominational secondary academy for 1700 children aged 11-18. It is situated in Orpington, Kent. In its most recent inspection by Ofsted (January 2019) the School was judged as “Good” in all a...