This job expired on 28 June 2021

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    28 June 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    18 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject
Music
Working pattern
Part-time
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Salary: Indicative Scale 6 pro rata (pending job evaluation)

Job summary

Part-time Tutor of Upper Strings (Tues/Weds/Thurs) Closing date: Monday 28th June 2021 - 12pmShortlisting: Tuesday 29th June 2021Interviews: Week commencing 28th June 2021Start Date: September 2021Contract type : Part-timeHours : 19 hours per week
Start date : To be confirmed 
Salary: Indicative Scale 6 pro rata (pending job evaluation) 

Hackney New Primary School is looking for an outstanding Tutor of Upper Strings to join our team. We have a dedicated and established Music Department and are looking for a Tutor of Upper Strings to deliver violin lessons to half classes and viola lessons in groups of 8  from Year 1 to Year 6 and support whole class orchestras as part of our award winning music programme. 

Hackney New Primary School is an outstanding and exciting school striving to create something unique and special in the heart of London. We are distinguished by our commitment to music as a core subject alongside English and maths and our mission to keep the development of the whole child at the centre of our work.   

In Reception children have a daily music lesson, learning the language of music through Kodaly and Dalcroze methodologies and from Year 1 to year 6, children have 2 instrumental lessons per week, a whole class orchestra and two musicianship classes where the children continue to develop their musical understanding.  Children perform widely in school, locally and at national level, having a rich and diverse experience. 

As a member of staff at Hackney New Primary School you will benefit from belonging to Hackney New Primary School as well as be part of a wider support network of schools. Hackney New Primary School  is part of Eko Trust, a Multi Academy Trust, currently made up of 6 schools. 

At Eko Trust, every member of our community is empowered to learn, to be ambitious and to be resilient.


  • Our schools are vibrant and multi-cultural centres of learning. 

  • Our children are happy and love actively learning. 

  • We are proud of our schools and excited by what we can achieve together.

 

The successful candidate will be: 

  • An inspirational, creative and motivated tutor

  • Able to deliver outstanding and memorable learning experiences

  • Committed to excellence, inclusion and high expectations

  • Passionate about enabling every child to fulfil his/her potential

  • An effective organiser with good interpersonal skills

  • Flexible and able to respond to change quickly and effectively

  • Proactive team member committed to building an ‘exceptional’ school

 

We can offer you: 

  • Unique opportunities for career progression as our new school grows

  • A commitment to your career aspirations and professional development

  • A strong leadership team and founding team

  • A clear vision for the future – please see our website www.hackneynewprimaryschool.org 

  • A vibrant school community

 We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including DBS. Hackney New Primary School  and Eko Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment. 

If shortlisted there will be a lesson observation, instrumental task and an interview. During the interview your motives for working in a school setting will be explored. Knowing that racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination exist, we promote justice, fairness and equality in all areas of school life. All backgrounds and groups, including those with disabilities, are welcome to apply. 

Please note: CV applications will not be considered. Please contact Melanie Lewis (hnpsinfo@ekotrust.org.uk) for further details and for an application pack. 

Address: Hackney New Primary School, 2 Downham Road, London, N1 5FR

Tel: 020 3019 3470

Email: hnpsinfo@ekotrust.org.uk

Website: www.hackneynewprimaryschool.org   
 

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School overview

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
Primary
School size
289 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact email
hnpsinfo@ekotrust.org.uk
Contact phone number
02030193470

About Hackney New Primary School

Hackney New Primary School is an outstanding and exciting school striving to create something unique and special in the heart of London. We are distinguished by our commitment to music as a core subject alongside English and Maths and our mission to keep the development of the whole child at the centre of our work. Our vision for HNPS is to provide students with access to the widest range of opportunities in life by fostering academic excellence and instilling self-belief, intellectual curiosity and responsibility towards others in society. Our school community shares family-style meals together and works closely with local organisations to ensure the very best relationships with our community. Hackney New Primary School is part of Eko Trust and works closely with colleagues from other Eko schools to continue the best practice for our children. 

School location

2 Downham Road, London, N1 5TR

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