This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very successful cross-phase federation as Teacher of Music at Okehampton College.
We are looking to appoint an outstanding, highly committed and creative Teacher of Music to join an energetic and forward-thinking Expressive Arts Faculty. You will be required to teach Music to Key Stage 3, 4 and possibly 5 depending on experience. The ability to teach exciting, innovative and engaging lessons (where students’ learning is the focus) is absolutely paramount.
The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher, innovative and hardworking, and willing to contribute to our dedicated team as well as to the College as a whole. Above all they will be committed to developing high quality teaching and learning to ensure that students enjoy, are challenged by, and make good progress in Music within a safe environment.
We welcome applications from Early Career Teachers (formally NQTs) for this post. Please refer to the attached Candidate Recruitment Pack for further information on our Early Career Teacher induction programme.
Okehampton College was granted Teaching School status April 2016, and established The Dartmoor Teaching Schools Alliance (DTSA), with over 90 schools as members across Devon. The establishment of DTSA has enhanced the quality of teaching and learning for our students and created opportunities for professional development for our staff, so that the opportunities for development and career progression within the organisation are superb.
We are delighted to be part of Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust which came into effect on 1st January 2018. Our Trust consists of a total of 3 secondary schools and 14 primary schools and provides further opportunity for sharing good practice and resources and for staff development.
All schools in Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS).
Okehampton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.