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Music Teacher - Part-time

St Michael's CE Junior School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-3072-67T
  • Posted:30/06/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:11/07/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:w/b 11th July 2022


St Michael’s Church of England Junior School is seeking to appoint a Music Teacher/specialist to work 1.5 days a week to conduct the teaching of music across the junior school. The teacher/specialist will need to plan and teach music lessons for year 3 to year 6 children, and will be working with a mix of year groups, with a wide range of ability levels. We are also looking for an applicant who will lead our already established choir and a music/instrument after school club.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Inspiring
  • Supportive
  • A team player

We can offer you:

  • A kind and supportive working environment
  • A friendly team of staff
  • Lovely, enthusiastic children

Key responsibilities:

  • Plan and teach music lessons across years 3-6
  • Lead the subject of music
  • Work alongside class teachers and teaching assistants
  • Lead an after school choir and music/instrument club
  • Organise and maintain instrument and music equipment
  • Attend key events throughout the year with the choir
  • Liaise with teachers regarding productions throughout the year

If you have any queries or questions regarding the role, please contact the school office: office@st-michaels-junior.kent.sch.uk or 01622 751502

Our school is committed to keeping us safe so the appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS and satisfactory references.

Information about the school

St Michael's CE Junior School is a Victorian town school in the Fant area, within walking distance of the town. It was built approximately 150 years ago in an area of mainly Victorian and Edwardian houses and most pupils live locally.

We have approximately 45 children in each year group. The school site is larger than it first appears and our buildings provide a wide range of facilities.

The school is a Church of England Controlled School and maintains close links with the church. It is federated with the infant school across the road.

St Michael's has a warm and friendly atmosphere, which is frequently commented upon by visitors. Our Christian values of Friendship, Respect, Happiness and Perseverance provide a strong and caring environment enabling our children and staff to flourish.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).