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  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    31 March 2023

Job details

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No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

United Learning Pay Scale PT1 £36,300 - EPT3 £53,800 - Plus TLR

Sedgehill Academy - Head of Music job summary

Sedgehill Academy is a vibrant, inclusive 11-18 academy on an exciting journey of school improvement with United Learning. We offer an outstanding education in a warm and supportive environment, uniting high academic achievement with strong development of character. We have high expectations for all our students and reject the view that success in life is pre-determined or that our talents are fixed.

We are seeking staff who are driven and ambitious, and who want to make a difference to the academy and the community we serve to make Sedgehill Academy become the school it deserves to be.

Joining Sedgehill Academy means being part of a school that

  • Is successful and fast paced;
  • Is exciting and innovative;
  • Is making a difference;
  • Has high expectations;
  • Has strong leadership and management;
  • Treats all staff as professionals, making a large investment in professional development;
  • Uses people’s strengths to develop themselves and others;
  • Has excellent resources;
  • Lives inclusion.
  • Has integrity, we practice what we preach
  • Is warm and welcoming

Being part of United Learning also means that staff benefit from shared expertise, CPD opportunities and resources.

We take the professional development of our staff seriously. As a new member of staff in the school you will have a full induction programme as a well as access to in-house and external training to support you on your journey to be an exemplary teacher, leader or outstanding member of our support staff.

Job title: Head of Music

Salary: United Learning Salary PT1 – EPT2 plus TLR 1b

Closing date: Monday 17th April 2023 – Midday

The role

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated, experienced, and innovative experienced Head of Music to join an ambitious and successful Music department.

Are you the person to stretch, challenge, support and inspire our students in and outside of the classroom?

You will play a highly visible role in the improvement of teaching and learning of all students, ensuring the highest standards of teaching, learning and in the subject area.

About You

The Head of Department takes a major role in ensuring that the programmes of study within our dynamic Music Department are designed to meet statutory requirements, provide appropriate pace and challenge for all students and include regular opportunities for assessment and review.

The successful candidate will have outstanding subject. We are looking for someone with a work ethic that focuses on student outcomes and with a deep commitment to ongoing formative assessment, who is eager to engage appropriate CPD.

In return, we are offering a highly attractive salary, along with the benefits of being part of United Learning, and opportunities to share good practices and collaborate with colleagues across every phase of education.

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About Sedgehill Academy

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

School location

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