Teacher of Music Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Job description


For September 2020, we are seeking a full time, qualified teacher of Music at this 11-18 grammar school for boys with a coeducational Sixth Form. The successful candidate will be expected to teach Music across the school. Music, both curricular and extra-curricular, plays a very important part in the life of the school and the uccessful applicant will have the opportunity in contributing to this further.

This post offers an exciting opportunity for a newly qualified teacher or for someone looking to broaden their experience in an innovative and high achieving school. The opportunity for a Teaching and Learning Responsibility for Assistant Team Leader for Music will be available to the right candidate.

Dr Challoner’s has 1355 students, of which 433 are in the co-educational Sixth Form. The school was inspected in November
2019 and is only the third mainstream secondary school in the country to be judged Outstanding in a full section 5 inspection under the new Education Inspection Framework. It is regarded as one of the leading grammar schools in the country. As a National
Teaching School and lead school of the Astra SCITT, we provide an exciting range of professional development opportunities.

We also offer:
• engaging, able and well-motivated students
• an innovative approach to learning
• outstanding facilities in every subject
• a friendly working environment

Closing date: Monday 2 March 2020, noon.

Interested candidates are welcome to contact Alison McAloon (Head’s PA & HR Officer). Email: amc@challoners.org for further
information or to arrange a visit To apply for the post, please email a completed application form to: employment@challoners.org

Please note that earlier applications would be welcomed and shortlisted candidates may be interviewed before the closing date.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

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About Dr Challoner's Grammar School

Boys' Grammar School with a co-educational Sixth Form, situated on the edge of the Chilterns a short walk from Amersham station. Aspirational staff and students, with an atmosphere that values resilience and kindness. Also a Teaching School and SCITT, so unparalleled opportunities for staff development

Chesham Road, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 5HA
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