Music Teacher / Subject Leader

Location
Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 2NU
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 May 2019
Closes
19 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Redborne Upper School and Community College

Flitwick Road, Ampthill, Bedfordshire MK45 2NU

Telephone:  01525 404462

NOR: 1,650 (450 Sixth Form) 13 – 18 Mixed Comprehensive

Music Teacher/Subject Leader

Main Scale/TLR 1A

Required September 2019

Full Time*

We are seeking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic teacher to work in our highly successful music department.   Please see the supplementary information for more detailed information about the school and the music department.

The post would be suitable for a newly-qualified teacher, but  for a suitably qualified and experienced teacher there would also be the opportunity to be considered for the post of subject leader.

*While we are expecting to make a F/T appointment, applications for part-time employment from candidates who were able to offer at least 0.7FTE would also be considered.

If you are interested in the above post, please contact Eva Hobson at the school for further details and an application form; this information is also on our website www.redborne.com/vacancies. The successful candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring check.

All offers of employment are “conditional” until Disclosure and Barring and qualification checks have been successfully completed and satisfactory references have been received. Redborne is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing Date: Sunday 19th  May 2019

Interviews will be held before half term

Redborne is a successful school on a spacious and pleasant campus near the market town of Ampthill in Bedfordshire .We achieve excellent examination results with about  three-quarters of students typically gaining Maths and English at grades 9 - 4.  ‘A’ Level results are also very good with over half at ‘A*’, ‘A’ or ‘B’ grades and an overall pass rate of 99.9%. About 80% of the Sixth Form go on to university and each year a number of students get into Oxbridge. The school is well regarded and oversubscribed situated in a very pleasant area of Central Bedfordshire, within easy reach of London. The campus includes a state-of-the-art 400 seat theatre and we have plans for further expansion to take the school to a capacity of 1,750, with 500+ in the sixth form. Redborne is also a National College Support School, a Leading Edge School and has Teaching School Status.