Head of Music

Bishop Ramsey Church of England School, Ruislip


Job details

Subjects Music, Music
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 2 to Upper pay range 3, £30,113 to £44,541 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

To ensure that the Department is well led and managed and follows the strategic direction and developments published for the Faculty.

To assist the Head of Faculty to manage the teaching and learning of all the students in the Department by ensuring that the curriculum needs of students in the Department are catered for so that they can make effective progress with their studies and achieve their full potential.

To work with the Head of Faculty to ensure that Music plays an important role in the life of the school, both in terms of the curriculum and in an extra curricular setting.

To assist the Head of Faculty to lead and manage all the staff working within the Department to ensure that the teaching delivered by those in the Department is of the highest possible standard.

To provide quality assurance by evaluating the teaching and learning of all students across all Key stages, ensuring that teaching and learning are of the highest standard through effective monitoring processes within the Faculty.

To promote the development of good classroom practice.

Essential educational requirements

Honours Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

A proven record of excellent classroom teaching.

Experience of teaching across Key Stages 3 and 4.

Experience of contributing to extra-curricular Music.


Some evidence of interests outside the main teaching area.

Experience of teaching A Level.

Experience of school responsibilities, which have provided a thorough preparation for this post, including school productions and concerts.

An interest in developing Music Technology.

Employee benefits

A supportive Leadership Team who take staff wellbeing seriously and who want to see their staff progress and flourish in their careers.
An annual TLR 2B payment of £4,657 is attached to the post.

A commitment to continued professional development.

Supportive parents and a high standing within the community.

Energetic and enthusiastic students.

A two-week October half term (October 2020).

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1235 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Bishop Ramsey Church of England School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email ltreadaway@bishopramsey.school

About Bishop Ramsey Church of England School

Bishop Ramsey Church of England School is a mixed Church of England Academy in Ruislip, Middlesex. For more information please visit out website.

School location

Hume Way, Ruislip, HA4 8EE