Teacher of Music Orleans Park School, Twickenham

Job description

Part-time • Twickenham
Required for September 2020
MPS/UPS (Outer London)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an inspirational Teacher of Music to join our successful department. Applications are welcome from NQTs and experienced teachers.

This role is part-time (the equivalent of two days per week, which can be worked in whole or half days).

Orleans Park is an outstanding school (Ofsted November 2017) with a new Sixth Form in brand new buildings and facilities that opened in September 2014.

In November 2017, Ofsted recognised that Orleans Park is an outstanding school. They said “Orleans Park excels in all the aspects of provision for its pupils” and we have “established an inspirational teaching and learning environment where pupils can flourish and excel”.

Further details are available from the vacancies page of our website: www.orleanspark.school/vacancies/11323.html

Closing date: 10:00am on Friday, 28 February 2020.

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to commence the interview process and close the vacancy prior to this date.

The appointment is subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS Disclosure. Orleans Park is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Essential educational requirements

Applications are welcome from NQTs and experienced teachers.

Essential qualifications

University graduate with a good degree.
Qualified Teacher status.

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching the National Curriculum in your subject at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
Experience of leading a tutor group.
An awareness of whole school issues.

Employee benefits

Situated on a 16-acre site close to the River Thames and the centre of Twickenham, Orleans Park has much to offer:

• a commitment to the professional development of all its staff to become outstanding teachers and leaders

• easy access to central London and excellent transport links for bus, train, Underground and Overground services

• close to the M3/M4/M25 with staff parking on site

• staff travel card loans

• Cyclescheme


About Orleans Park School

Orleans Park is a happy, thriving, successful and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive that serves its local community in Twickenham with over 1,200 students.

Address
Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 3BB
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Orleans Park School website (opens in a new window)