Teacher of Music 0.4 FTE Maternity Cover Chichester Free School, Chichester, West Sussex

Job description

The Governors are seeking a well-qualified Music teacher to deliver the subject across our all-through school, whilst supporting the further development of the department.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher, who is able to enthuse students and get the best from them. The successful candidate will teach primarily in the Secondary phase, but there is also the possibility of delivering lessons in the Primary phase. He or she will also be expected to make a significant contribution to the School’s extensive enrichment programme, including whole school productions and concerts.

We are seeking a teacher to work closely with our Music Subject Lead, but also with Performing Arts colleagues in Dance and Drama, supporting the School in its pursuit of Arts Mark Gold.

Essential educational requirements

a. Educated to honours degree or above
b. Evidence of relevant Professional Development

Essential qualifications

a. Excellent professional knowledge and understanding
b. Models of learning and teaching

Essential skills and experience

a. Leadership skills: the ability to lead and manage people to work towards a common goal
b. Decision making skills: the ability to solve problems and make decisions
c. Teamwork: the ability to work collaboratively with others
d. Communication skills: the ability to make points clearly and understand the views of others
e. Self-management skills: the ability to plan time effectively and organise oneself well
f. Able to communicate with a wide range of audiences including pupils, parents, teachers and associate staff
g. Analysing and using the full range of evidence, including performance data and external evaluations, to support, monitor, evaluate and improve
h. Ability to be innovative, creative and tenacious.
i. High level ICT skills

About Chichester Free School

Chichester Free School is an all through school based in a new site ( including the conversion of a convent) on the out skirts of Chichester. The school currently has approximately 1000 pupils .

Hunston Road, Chichester, West Sussex, PO20 1NP
All Through
Free School
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