Head of Music

Three Rivers Academy, Walton-on-Thames

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Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject Music
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £25,543 - £41,635pa

Job summary

To start September 2020. 

Please note during the school closures, as a result of the current Coronavirus (COV-19), all interviews for teaching roles are still going ahead remotely via TEAMS or SKYPE.

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, dedicated, motivated and innovative Head of Music to join our us at Three Rivers Academy. We are looking for an inspirational teacher who meets the Teacher Standards, with the ability to create a nurturing learning environment, together with a committed to bringing out the best in every student. The ability to teach to A level is desirable but not essential. 

You will be fully supported both within the faculty and by the senior leadership team.  Our outstanding staff and students make us a great place to work.  When you join us you will be supported and developed through our extensive CPD programme and given effective PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance. Working in our school within The Howard Partnership Trust provides a wealth of opportunities to include excellent career progression options.  Regardless of your experience or level of responsibility you will have a range of exciting opportunities to ensure you are improving your craft.

We are looking for staff to join our team who are passionate about improving students’ life chances and capable of contributing to a highly effective and supportive teaching team and our extensive enrichment programme.

This has been and remains an exciting time for Three Rivers Academy as our new school building opened in February 2018. The new school allows for an increased number on roll and provides state of the art, purpose-built provision for our students, all under one roof. We are enthusiastic about our students learning and believe they deserve the best provision. The strength, determination and passion within our community enable us to continually improve. 

Our outstanding staff and wonderful students make us a great place to work. Three Rivers Academy, part of The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT), sets high standards for behaviour, promoting traditional values that will be important for life-long achievement. We believe that academic attainment flourishes in this atmosphere, enabling students to develop into confident and well-rounded young adults.

THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust.  THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes and membership of the Teacher Pension Scheme.

For more information on Three Rivers Academy and working within The Howard Partnership Trusts and what we can offer please visit https://www.thehowardpartnership.org/Our-Staff/

If you would like to request a tour of the school, or meet with us informally before applying, then please contact Amali Dissanayake, Recruitment Assistant on Amali.Dissanayake@thpt.org.uk.

Interviews may happen earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, early applications are encouraged.

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

The Howard Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Employee benefits

TLR 2b £4,655pa & excellent CPD opportunities

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 918 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Three Rivers Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email Amali.Dissanayake@thpt.org.uk

About Three Rivers Academy

For more details about the Three Rivers Academy, please check our school website:

https://www.threeriversacademy.org/

School location

Hersham Road, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 5PY