Teacher of Music The Hastings Academy, Hastings, East Sussex

Job description

The Hastings Academy opened on 1st September 2011 and achieved a 'Good' Ofsted inspection in February 2018. Our mission is to create a culture of innovation and excellence that unlocks the potential of every student. We are committed to providing outstanding learning experiences for all our students to enable them to develop as confident, independent individuals.

The Hastings Academy require an experienced teacher to join our enthusiastic Music team who can contribute to raising standards in the classroom from KS3 to KS4.

We are looking for:

a specialist committed to the progress of ALL students in Music
someone with enthusiasm, presence and authority who can deliver consistently good or better lessons
a team member who will collaborate with colleagues to ensure the progress of students

Visits to the academy are warmly encouraged. To arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion about this role then please contact Harriet Catt, PA to Principal on 01424 711950 or email h.catt@hasla.org.uk

Essential educational requirements

Degree level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (Unqualified Teachers will be considered if they are pursuing a teacher training route).

Essential skills and experience

Ethos, Skills and Knowledge
• Commitment to fully inclusive education
• Commitment to the pursuit of high standards – academic and behavioural
• Commitment to staff participation in decision making
• Commitment to quality provision for SEN students
• Commitment to equal opportunities
• The ability to work in a fast moving and constantly changing environment
• Effective teaching, student management and communication skills
Personal Qualities
• Vision, warmth, energy, resilience, enthusiasm and caring

Employee benefits

As an employee of University of Brighton Academies Trust, we can offer you:

The opportunity to develop and grow your career within the Trust thorough our commitment to your continued professional development.

The opportunity to work within an Academy recently classified as ‘Good’ by Ofsted

A calm, positive and innovative learning environment

Excellent facilities and resources for staff and students

Excellent professional development opportunities

A strong and supportive leadership team, dedicated to the development of staff and students

Access to our Employee Assistance Programme, covering a range of health and welfare benefits

Access to our employee discount programme, My Academy Rewards

About The Hastings Academy

Our staff are rightly proud to be effecting change at The Hastings Academy and believe that the education provided to our students, will enable them to find success, be happy in their learning and achieve their goals. We greatly value and encourage our community to work with us in our endeavour to help each child realise their potential and we are relentless in pursuing every avenue and form of support to ensure we fulfil this promise. All who work and are a part of The Hastings Academy are continually striving to ensure we are the academy of choice for our community and therefore, we actively encourage prospective parents, carers and students to come and visit our place of learning. We look forward to seeing you.

Rye Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN35 5DN
The Hastings Academy website (opens in a new window)