Part-time Music Teacher

Music Teacher required from 1st September 2020

0.26 FTE (8 ½ hours per week) – Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons
Temporary appointment - Fixed Term to 31st August 2021 with the possibility of becoming permanent
Pay scale: MPS/UQT, dependent on qualifications and experience

The Governors of St Louis Catholic Academy wish to appoint a talented and caring music teacher to join our successful and professional team. You will be employed three afternoons per week to teach the music curriculum from Year 1 through to Year 6 as part of our PPA team. As subject leader for music throughout the school, you will also be expected to lead and co-ordinate all music activities in which St Louis children participate.

The successful candidate will:

• have children at the heart of everything they do;
• demonstrate outstanding music subject knowledge and teaching practice
within the National Curriculum;
• have high expectations of themselves and the children;
• be committed to their own professional development;
• be highly-organised, punctual, and reliable;
• be able to work collaboratively with colleagues and contribute to the
development of music.

We welcome applications from teachers of all faiths or none, who are able to support the School’s Christian ethos and enable our pupils to live life to the full.

This post would be particularly suitable for a musician with a range of talents who is experienced in teaching younger children, but all applications will be considered on merit against the person specification.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Check is required for all successful applicants, together with two referees.

Visits to the school before applying are encouraged and warmly welcomed. For an application pack, to discuss the position or arrange a visit, please contact Antoinette Jones, HR and Admin Manager, St Louis Catholic Academy, Fordham Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7AA, tel. 01638 662719, email or visit our website

Closing Date: Friday 31st January 2020 at 12noon
Interviews: Week commencing 10th February
Main Scale
Staff category
Teaching Staff
Closing date
Friday 31 January 2020
School name
St Louis Catholic Academy
DfE school no.
Fordham Road Newmarket Suffolk
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