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Unqualified Music Teacher - Maternity

Minterne Community Junior School and SSLU, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-2463-82S
  • Posted:03/07/2019
  • Pay:Unqualified Teacher Rate
  • Start Date:30 September 2019
  • App Close Date:15/07/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:19/07/2019


This is a rare opportunity to join our friendly staff as an unqualified Music Teacher. The position is part-time, Monday to Thursday afternoons 1-3.30pm, as part of the school's PPA cover timetable.

You would have the opportunity to teach music to years 3 to 6 with support from a teaching assistant. We have a very experienced Music Leader who is available to support the organisation of the music curriculum.

Minterne is passionate about the benefits that music provides for our children; we run several types of music club, including our own orchestra, and participate in many local music concerts and festivals.

We are keen to find the right candidate who will continue to build on our pupils' love and enjoyment of music throughout the school.

Information about the school

Minterne is a large 3 form entry Junior School with an attached speech and language unit called The Acorn Centre. The school serves a pleasant residential area of the town. Facilities are excellent and include an ICT suite with 35 PCs. The school has a large, well-stocked library. We have also built a second hall.

The supportive staff work closely in Year Group Teams. . Minterne was graded as Good by Ofsted in April 2014. The school is well known for Creativity, Sport and Music.

Minterne is part of the Potential in Everyone Academy Trust - a unique Trust comprising two small Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary Schools (Bredgar and Borden), a three form entry Community Infant School (The Oaks) and a three form entry Community Junior school (Minterne). The infant and junior schools share a specialist unit resource for children with speech and language difficulties. All four are schools based in the Swale district. The Academy Trust is lead by David Whitehead, CEO.

Minterne is committed to stringent Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment. Any anomalies or gaps in employment history will be vigorously pursued prior to any job offer.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 475223


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.