Curriculum Leader for Music

Ferndown Middle School, Ferndown, Dorset


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Subject Music
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main scale to Upper Scale

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an outstanding music practitioner capable of leading music across years 5 to 8 in our Middle School. We hope that the successful candidate would be able to join our team in the autumn term, however, a January 2021 start would be available for the right candidate. A TLR will be offered to a suitably qualified candidate.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, energetic and resilient Music Subject Leader who will contribute fully to life in our Middle School. We are endeavouring to appoint a full time post holder, however, having successfully delivered this subject over four days in the past applications from candidates seeking 4 days per week would be welcomed. Please state your preferences as part of your application.

Employee benefits

A TLR will be offered to a suitably qualified candidate

Applying for the job

Applications to be made via the Dorset for You website:

Please ensure a full work history is completed in your application form including any gaps of employment and two professional referees are given.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Middle Deemed Secondary
School size 583 pupils enrolled
Age range 9 to 13
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Ferndown Middle School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Ferndown Middle School

Ferndown Middle School is a lively and happy school, providing a high standard of education as well as extensive opportunities for all children to engage in.

By fostering the positive values of care and cooperation, we provide a secure base for children’s education. Children of all abilities and background are encouraged to pursue excellence.

Arranging a visit to Ferndown Middle School

Candidates are encouraged to take time to speak with the Headteacher as part of their application process as we are unable arrange visits to the school. NB: This may change as lockdown guidelines are eased.

Please email or call 01202 876556

School location

Peter Grant Way, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9UP