This job expired on 31 May 2023 – see similar jobs

  • Closing date

    31 May 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    25 April 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£29,344.00 to £44,919.00

Head of Music job summary

Bourne End Academy is looking to recruit a Head of Music with a proven track record of delivering high standards in educational for pupils.  


We are interested to hear from a Head of Music who shares the same vision of ‘opening minds, opening doors’ for all our pupils. As part of E-ACT, we are passionate about ensuring all pupils are educated to a high standard and experience outstanding opportunities, no matter their background. 


The successful candidate will have experience of working in a similar setting with the ability to demonstrate how math's skills have made a difference in pupil achievement and staff development. Our Head of Music e needs to be dynamic and driven to achieve high standards for our Academy, not only for our pupils and staff, but for our parents and local community.  

Bourne End Academy is a truly inspirational Secondary school to be part of, with phenomenal staff and pupils. They need a Teacher of Science who can now take them on the rest of the journey to outstanding so the successful candidate will: 



  • Inspire and motivate others 
  • Provide strong, professional, compassionate teaching 
  • Think and plan strategically 
  • Promote and facilitate high quality teaching and learning which aims to ensure all pupils fulfil their potential 
  • Maintain and develop the supportive culture of the staff team 

Stakeholder engagement 

  • Involve parents in their child’s educational journey 
  • Build on the positive relationships with the local community and work tirelessly to maintain the excellent reputation of the school and the high regard in which it is held 


  • An exceptional record of being a Science Teacher
  • Promote high standards of behaviour based on fairness and mutual respect 
  • Have significant experience of KS4
  • Skills and experience to establish high standards of teaching 
  • Knowledge and expertise to build on established processes and systems 

Bourne End is a lovely village in the South Bucks District of Buckinghamshire, linked to London by Bourne End railway station on the main line between London Paddington and Reading. There is much to keep residents occupied including beautiful Burnham Beeches National Nature Reserve, an area of 540 acres of protected ancient woodland.


Part of the E-ACT family

We are an E-ACT academy and proud to be part of a community that includes over 18,000 pupils and 2,500 teaching and non-teaching professionals across the country.

E-ACT multi-academy trust is responsible for 28 academies across the length and breadth of England.

Our academies can collaborate and share ideas with one another in ways that schools may not be able to. Most importantly, we all feel part of something much bigger as our responsibilities go far beyond the four walls of a single academy, and extend to people and their communities across the country.

 We are always on the lookout for dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic people so we can continue to give every one of our pupils the opportunity to explore, solve, create and achieve.

In return we offer the chance to work with amazing people and inspirational pupils, as well as a great salary and sector -leading work -life balance arrangements.

Find out more at www.e-act.org.uk

 How to apply

Please read the supporting documentation carefully before completing and returning our application and equal opportunities form.

E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.

E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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About Bourne End Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
731 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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