Teacher of Singing
The school currently has a vacancy for a peripatetic teacher to teach one-to-one singing lessons and contribute to our extra-curricular singing programme.
6-8 hours of teaching over 2 days
Running at least one extra-curricular singing ensemble
10 weekly sessions per term
Rate: £35 per hour, additional hours for concerts and shows.
Our school values ‘Be Proud, Aim High, Work Hard, Be Kind, No Excuses’ are at the centre of everything we do to maximise girls’ progress, develop their character and promote their emotional health and well-being. We are an oversubscribed girl’s school in East London and offer excellent opportunities for professional development and a great working environment.
We are looking for an outstanding candidate with:
- Experience and expertise in one to one and small group singing teaching.
- The ability to take the lead on one or more of our choral ensembles.
- The ability to inspire young people from a range of different contexts and backgrounds to high quality music making.
- The ability to collaborate with the rest of the music team to maximise student progress.
Our girls love singing and enjoy making the most of opportunities to perform in concerts throughout the year both in school and around London. The music department has recently moved into brand new facilities on site offering students access to high quality music making. We also work closely with Newham Music Service as well as our partner schools in the Newham Community Schools Trust. Singing is a key part of our curriculum offer and we are looking for someone with the initiative, drive and creativity to help develop it even further.
Closing date: Wednesday 26 January 2022
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be required to provide enhanced disclosure. Unfortunately, we are not able to contact applicants who are not shortlisted for interview. As part of safer recruitment guidelines we will request references at shortlisting stage.