For January 2020
We are looking for a Drums (percussion) specialist to teach and support students with instrumental lessons at the school. We currently have 19 students wanting to take weekly lessons with potential to increase. The successful applicant will also offer occasional support with whole school musical events.
A passion for music is required, together with excellent teaching and organisational skills and the vision to develop music teaching within the school. All students are able to access instrumental/singing lessons, and currently over 270 students participate. Timetables are agreed with the instructor in advance and prepared by our Music Coordinator; for information instructors are self-employed and invoice parents/carers directly.
The Music Department is a vibrant and exciting place with excellent facilities. It is accommodated in a purpose built suite, comprising 2 main classrooms, a music ICT room with 20 Apple Mac computers, a 24-track recording studio and 8 practice rooms.
Hinchley Wood is an inclusive and high achieving school in Esher, Surrey, celebrating student progress and development as well as academic achievement. We are one of the top 100 performing schools in terms of the progress our students make between the end of Key Stage 2 and their GCSEs, and highly sought after with 1,350 students on roll including 270 in our 6th form.
Further information and application details can be downloaded here or from our website. Please contact the Music Coordinator if you require additional information.
Closing date for applications: 2 December 2019 (9am)
Hinchley Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
Hinchley Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Check.