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FTE .50

We are seeking an inspirational and enthusiastic Teacher of Music to join our highly successful Music department. The ability to teach All Key Stages is essential.

The Creative and Performing Arts subjects at SHSG are delivered by a team of experienced, enthusiastic, and committed teachers who gain excellent results.

The Music department has an extensive and super vibrant extra- curricular programme which includes, ensembles such as Jazz Band, Strings and Wind group Orchestra, Guitar Club, Chamber Choir.

You will have the opportunity to organise departmental trips to see West End productions and take part in Music Festivals.

The Music department produces the whole school production and proudly presents ‘Chicago’ this year.

The successful candidate should:
• Be an inspirational classroom practitioner with an irresistible enthusiasm for their subject. As a reflective practitioner you will be constantly looking to develop your practice through collaboration... experimentation, and hard work.
• Be a team player working closely with the Head of Music to develop the learning experiences for all our students.
• Be creative and innovative constantly looking for new ways to challenge our high ability students across all Key Stages.
• Contribute to secure the highest standards of pupil achievement, monitoring, tracking, supporting, and evaluating pupil achievement. Setting targets for improvement and implementing effective strategies for underperforming students.
• Be willing to contribute towards the school’s extra-curricular activity programme.

We can offer you:
• Highly motivated, curious, and industrious students.
• A strong, highly qualified staff team and an ethos of tolerance and respect with a family community spirit.
• A commitment to ongoing professional development and staff wellbeing.
• An environment which promotes innovation.

Southend High School for Girls is a highly successful and oversubscribed girls’ grammar school rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. This is an exciting time to join the school as it continues to move forward under the leadership of its Headteacher, Mr Jason Carey

For all enquiries, please contact Karen Lacey HR & Payroll Manager by email at recruitment@shsg.org

Application forms are available at www.shsg.org/vacancies/#how-to-apply

Please submit your application and covering letter to recruitment@shsg.org

Closing date: Midday on Monday 20th May 2024.

Shortlisting: Monday 20th May 2024.

Interviews to be held in school on Friday 24th May 2024.

We reserve the right to call applicants to interview, and appoint, prior to the closing date.

All staff at Southend High School for Girls have a responsibility for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check. This is a customer-facing role needing fluent spoken English
Southend-on-Sea UK


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