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Music Teacher

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
Employer:
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Salary:
£27,594 - £43,347
Location:
Highams Park School, 34 Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, London
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
32.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
03/09/2019 at 12:00 PM
Reference:
SCH/19/104214
Vacancy Description

Music Teacher

From September 2019 or January 2020

Salary: MPS/UPS (currently £27,594 - £43,347) 

We have an opportunity for a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and innovative teacher to join our forward thinking and successful music department.  The ideal candidate will be expected to teach music across key stages 3, 4 and 5 and be committed to raising the achievement of all students.  We expect a strong commitment to the running of extra-curricular activities and whole school productions.  The post would suit an ambitious teacher and someone who has had an experience of teaching or would like to teach A level music.  We have excellent training and career progression opportunities for NQTs and more experienced teachers. 

Highams Park School is a very successful co-educational 11-18 mixed Academy converter comprehensive school. There is a strong culture of traditional values like school uniform and good behaviour coupled with an emphasis on high quality, forward thinking teaching and learning. 

Please email the school on scroft@highamsparkschool.co.uk HR Manager, or go to our website to find out more. Please complete our application form (download from website) and return by midday Tuesday 3 September 2019. 

Early applications will be considered on receipt and interviews scheduled accordingly

Safeguarding children

We are committed to the safety of our pupils through our recruitment and school practices; all jobs are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers make safer recruitment decisions and prevent unsuitable people from working with vulnerable groups, including children.



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.