Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    11 May 2021 at 11:59am

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

The Oriel Music Department


Music at Oriel is a very important part of school life and we are looking for
an inspirational leader to lead our Music provision into the next exciting
phase of its development with opportunities to redevelop our music curriculum and reinvigorate our extra-curricular provision.

The Oriel Music team sits within our Arts Faculty and currently consists of 2 full-time teachers, additionally we have a team of peripatetic music staff who come in to school to deliver individual instrumental lessons to our students. We are lucky to have two purpose built music classrooms, one is a music technology suite. There are six practice rooms, a recording studio, a radio station, a live room and an ensemble room used for bands.
Our priority is to give our students the widest range of experiences possible, building cultural capital; inspiring and enabling them to have the best possible chance of success; instilling in them a passion and love for music.

We are looking to appoint someone who…...

• Is a confident leader with the energy and desire to innovate and
invigorate Music education.
• Is knowledgeable and passionate about Music & who is motivated
to support students in achieving their full potential.
• s an excellent teacher, across all Key Stages, working to ensure
that achievement is of the highest quality; enthusing and engaging students and ensuring excellent progress is made by all students.
• Is passionate about extra-curricular activities, with creative ideas
for extending the Music provision at Oriel, enabling students to

We would welcome applications from teachers who would like to grow and develop an innovative and forward thinking department.

Oriel is committed to career-long teacher development and uses effective CPD to achieve this.

Employee benefits

TLR 2b

Applying for the job

Please apply via our website

More on how to apply

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
School size
1396 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01293 880350

About Oriel High School

Oriel High School is an innovative and successful 11-18 fully inclusive school. Oriel is heavily oversubscribed in each year with over 1400 students and was judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2019; it has excellent facilities and is a dynamic learning environment.

Arranging a visit to Oriel High School

Please contact the HR Administrator on 01293 880350 to arrange a visit

School location

Matthews Drive, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 7XW

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