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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 March 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

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Contract type


Pay scale

Inner London Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom teacher who is passionate about Music,and is enthusiastic about Performing Arts in general. You will demonstrate a strong commitment toensuring that every child achieves the highest possible standards. Extra-curricular activities,including clubs, and trips to performances, are an important part of our offer.

Music is a popular choice at GCSE in Year 11, as is BTEC Performing Arts in the sixth form. Thepostholder will work with the music teaching team, and a large team of peripatetic teachers.

Music sits within the Creative Arts & Technology Faculty, which plays a central role in ourcurriculum offer.

What the school offers its staff

Acland Burghley School, in partnership with the Orchestra of the Age ofEnlightenment (OAE), is seeking to appoint an exceptional Teacher of Music. This is a unique career opportunity for a dynamic, skilled and committed musician to join our music department and work with a world-renowned orchestra in our school.

The post would suit an ECT, or a more experienced teacher looking to develop theircareer in a new setting.

In September 2020, the OAE moved into Acland Burghley School on a permanent basis as ourorchestra in residence. They have their offices and rehearsals on site and over the last three years have become an integral part of our school community. Our students have already benefitted from an exciting range of collaborative projects. Music teachers also benefit from the professional development opportunities the partnership offers.

Commitment to safeguarding

Acland Burghley School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS Check, online vetting check and to demonstrate full understanding of the school’s safeguarding policies and procedures.

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About Acland Burghley School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1163 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Situated close to Hampstead Heath in the heart of North London, Acland Burghley is a mixed, inclusive, community comprehensive school that enjoys high levels of parental support and a close collaborative relationship with other local schools. It is part of the popular and highly successful LaSWAP post-16 consortium with Parliament Hill, La Sainte Union and William Ellis Schools, and a founder member of Camden Learning.

Arranging a visit to Acland Burghley School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@aclandburghley.camden.sch.uk.

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