Barnard Castle School
Classroom teaching, Instrumental or vocal teaching, Administration, Orchestral (performer), Performing, Graduate
Term time for one academic year
GRADUATE MUSIC TEACHER
Barnard Castle School is looking for a Graduate Music Teacher for a 1-year fixed term contract for the 2022 - 2023 academic year.
This full-time role is flexible and can be tailored to the strengths and experience of the successful applicant. Duties will include assisting with and teaching classroom lessons; assisting the Director of Music in planning concerts; rehearsal and performance work; working with individual pupils who need additional support; department and general arts administration, as well as boarding duties. There are also opportunities to build rehearsal, conducting and leadership skills with our ensembles as well as assisting with elements of Music Technology. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, well-organised, and keen to engage young musicians of all abilities.
This is a superb opportunity for a graduate wishing to gain experience in the education sector, and who may be considering a career in music education or the wider education sector.
For an Applicant Information Pack please see our website.
Terms & Conditions
Type: Fixed term contract from 1st September 2022 with potential for extension for a further extra year, subject to performance to July 2023.
Salary: £15,000 plus free accommodation and term time meals.
Hours: Full time; Barnard Castle School runs Monday-Saturday during term-time. In addition to any Boarding Duties, there will be some additional evening work and one-off events as part of the Music Department’s Calendar.
Holidays: Other than an expectation to attend any staff induction days and school trips, the Graduate Music Teacher would not be expected to work during Barnard Castle School holidays.
If you feel that you can meet the above requirements, then please submit a letter of application along with the Barnard Castle School application form to the Headmaster. Only applications containing the requested information will be considered.
Applications should be sent to:
Mr A C Jackson
Barnard Castle School
Phone: 01833 696081
Fax: 01833 638985
Deadline: Monday 6th June at 5.00pm
Interviews are likely to be held during the week commencing Monday 13 June 2022.
Applicants should read carefully the application procedure – guidance for applicants, Policy on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders and the Disclosure policy and the Safer Recruitment policy.