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Are you a fully qualified Music Teacher looking for work from May half term with an opportunity for a more progressive role thereafter?

Teaching Personnel are currently working alongside one of our partner secondary schools in the Trafford region who are looking to recruit a Music teacher the May half term 2019 until the end of the academic year in the first instance, with the opportunity of the role continuing into the new academic year for the perfect candidate.

  • Full time Teacher of Music from May half term
  • Role until the end of the academic year (July) in the first instance
  • Opportunity for more progressive role from September 2019
  • Pay in line with MPS and UPS (£23,720-£39,406)

Our partner school is a mixed comprehensive secondary school based in the Stretford area of Trafford. Although smaller than average with fewer than 900 students enrolled, our partner school is popular and oversubscribed with an excellent reputation across the surrounding areas of Firswood and Old Trafford. The school is located close to public transport links including a tram stop and several local bus routes. In their latest Ofsted inspection in 2017, inspectors rated the leadership and management as 'Good' which is a particular strength of the school.

"As a Music Department we draw on the expertise, skills and experience of a diverse music team to deliver the highest quality of music education and offer our students excellent opportunities. We aim to engage and inspire students to develop a love of music and their talent as musicians, while striving to increase children's self-confidence, creativity and sense of achievement. As students' progress, we expect them to develop a critical appreciation of music, allowing them to compose and perform, and to listen with discrimination and insight. We are seeking to appoint a passionate and inspiring practitioner to join the Music department from June 2019." Head of Department.

Working as a Music Teacher at our partner school, prospective candidates should be able to teach both KS3 and KS4 lessons. At our popular partner schools music plays a central role in the life of the school and within its wider local community. For those students wishing to continue learning an instrument or vocals in Years 7 to 11 music scholarships are awarded, or instrumental and vocal tuition is undertaken as a part of GCSE Music study. All students awarded scholarships, or studying for GCSE Music, work towards either Associated Board (ABRSM) or Rockschool music performance exams, with many progressing to Grade 8 before they leave high school aged 16.

If you would like to apply for this post as a Music Teacher, please apply via the link below or send an updated CV to Chris Beckenham at Manchester North Secondary directly, alternatively call on the number provided for further information.

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