Music Teacher

Bishop Young Church of England Academy, Leeds, West Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Music
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £23,720 to £35,008

Job description


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Music Teacher and would welcome applications from individuals who can rise to the challenge and can demonstrate impact and improvements in their current role.

We are looking for:

• A highly motivated and hard-working person with the capacity to contribute to the on-going development of the school
• A routinely good/outstanding teacher with the ability to teach all aspects of Music at KS3 and KS4.
• A colleague looking to develop your career within a supportive team
• Able to encourage and enthuse students to achieve their full potential
• Inspirational to colleagues and students – sharing best practice
• A team-player who can develop positive relationships with children, families and colleagues
• Someone who will support the Christian ethos of the school

Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher status for England (or equivalent)
Relevant degree (or equivalent)

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status for England (or equivalent)
Relevant degree (or equivalent)
Recent, relevant professional learning and development

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge every student
Evidence of track record of results that exceed expectations
Demonstration of in-depth subject and curriculum knowledge
Consistently plan and deliver well-structured lessons that enable all learners to make good progress
Manage behaviour effectively to ensure and foster a safe, engaging, enjoyable and outstanding climate for learning
Awareness of the need to safeguard students’ well-being, in accordance with statutory provisions and policies
Ability to lead, motivate and develop students to work independently
Awareness and understanding of the wider educational context and national accountability frameworks
Consistently good and outstanding teacher in relation to career stage
Confident in the use of ICT to support learning
Able to deliver all aspects of Music at KS3 & KS4

Employee benefits

We can offer you:

• A school that values and invests in the continuing professional development of all staff
• A fantastic team of dedicated and committed staff based in an excellent learning environment
• Additional recruitment and retention allowance may be available for an exceptional candidate plus access to an individually tailored CPD package
• Visits to our school to meet the team and experience our wonderful atmosphere, are warmly welcomed and encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the Recruitment Team at

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 671 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Bishop Young Church of England Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Bishops Way, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS14 6NU