Published
June 26, 2024
Location
Category
Job Type
Short Summary
This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of Music to join a lively and expanding music department, which forms part of the Performing Arts Department.
Salary
Competitive
Working Pattern
Full time/Part time - Fixed Term
Closing Date
July 26, 2024

Description

One year fixed term contract 

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is a very popular, oversubscribed and successful school set in 30 acres of parkland in Caversham to the north of Reading.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of Music to join a lively and expanding music department, which forms part of the Performing Arts Department. The department benefits from excellent facilities. Music and Music Technology are popular options at GCSE. We welcome applications from ECTs, for whom we have a superb induction programme.

Why Highdown School?

  • We are a Good School with many outstanding features which continues to rapidly improve.
  • We are committed to staff professional learning and leadership development for all staff, at all levels.
  • We provide highly regarded ECT induction and Coaching for Excellence programmes.
  • We have adopted a ‘Fair Workload Charter’.
  • Staff benefit from being members of the PiXL Club and the Princes Teaching Institute.
  • Staff have subsidised access to Highdown Sport and Leisure facilities.

We are on a  journey to becoming a ‘regional centre of
excellence’. Why not  join us?

For details and an application form visit our website: www.highdown.reading.sch.uk

Please return your completed application form to Miss Nicci Burns, Headteacher’s PA, by email on hnb@highdown.reading.sch.uk

Closing date: Applications considered on receipt.

Highdown School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. We are also trained in safer recruitment and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, a ‘Prohibition from Teaching’ check and an online search.

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