We are looking to appoint a music specialist who
is able to contribute to the effective delivery of performing arts at Sharples.
We require someone who can demonstrate and
- Excellent communication skills;
- A high level of subject expertise and an
in-depth understanding of curriculum pedagogical and assessment issues
associated with achieving outstanding results at both key stages;
- Excellent teaching and improving student
The key areas of responsibility will be: -
- To plan teaching to achieve outstanding progress
in students’ learning;
- To set high expectations for students’
behaviour, establishing and maintaining a good standard of discipline through
well focused teaching and the development of positive and productive relationships;
- To use a variety of teaching methods and
resources, which sustain the momentum of students work and keeps all pupils
- To use assessment information to inform planning
and maximise progress;
- To mark and monitor students' work providing
constructive feedback and setting appropriate targets to maximise progress.
Sharples School Multi-Academy Trust is an
oversubscribed mixed comprehensive with 1,200 pupils on roll, situated in the
North of Bolton in pleasant surroundings. The school provides stimulating and
innovative opportunities for learning, transforming the aspirations and
educational outcomes for all students and the local community. Sharples was judged ‘Good’ at its last
inspection in 2019, with areas of outstanding practice.
This is an exciting opportunity for an
enthusiastic teacher of music to work in our forward-thinking and successful
school as we strive to be outstanding in all we do. The post would be suitable
for either an Early Career Teacher or an experienced practitioner. Sharples
School provides a very effective and supportive induction programme for ECT’s.
For experienced members of the profession, there are many CPD opportunities
within the school to add to their existing range of experience and expertise.
There are opportunities for working with classes across the ability spectrum at
both KS3 and 4 and to work in a pastoral role as a form tutor.
To apply for this post, download the school
application form which should be completed in
full and submitted with a letter of
application outlining how you meet the requirements of the post. This should be no more than two sides of A4,
point 10, and send by e-mail to email@example.com no later
than 9.00 am Monday 26 February 2024.
Interviews will be held on Monday 4 March 2024.
Please note that CVs are not accepted.
We are unable to offer Visa Sponsorship.
Sharples School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the disclosure and barring service.
Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.
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