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Peripatetic Piano Teacher - Casual

Tonbridge Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5443-175S
  • Posted:11/10/2021
  • Pay:£183 for a course of ten 30 minute lessons
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:20/10/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 25th October 2021


Self-employed Peripatetic Piano Teacher 

Required for an immediate start, one day per week – Some flexibility but Tues/Weds/Fri preferred 

Rate: £183 for a course of ten 30-minute lessons 

Autumn Term 2021 

Tonbridge Grammar School is seeking an enthusiastic self-employed Peripatetic Piano Teacher who will be able to offer high quality private music tuition to our students of all abilities throughout the year groups. Experience as an accompanist for ABRSM Music examinations would be an advantage.  

Further details on private music tuition at Tonbridge Grammar School can be found at https://www.tgs.kent.sch.uk/music-tuition  

Please submit an application form to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk 

Closing date: Wednesday 20th October 2021 

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date. 


Information about the school

About Tonbridge Grammar School

We are a high achieving selective grammar school with academy status, educating girls between the ages of 11 to 16 and girls and boys in the Sixth Form (1166 students on roll). The School prepares students for GCSEs and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme following the Middle Years Programme in Years 7-9. Our students are encouraged to take part in an extensive range of extracurricular activities.

TGS is situated in Kent ‘the garden of England’, close to Royal Tunbridge Wells. This location is ideal for trips to London and you will also find beautiful countryside on your doorstep. Excellent transport links to both London and the coast.

Ethos and Values

Tonbridge Grammar School is an IBO World School and our ethos and values are closely aligned to those of the International Baccalaureate Organisation with its focus on intercultural awareness, holistic learning and communication.

Benefits of joining our community

There is a collegiality amongst the staff at TGS which creates a working environment that is intellectually stimulating and highly rewarding.

Staff benefits include:

• Two full days of induction and a professional studies programme throughout your first year (teaching staff) • Internationally accredited IB training and MA opportunities (teaching staff) • For NQT’s – Employment form July: phased timetable of teaching and observations, payment over the summer holiday preceding your first year with us • 10 Academy days giving time for team collaboration and meetings • Motivated and talented students who are eager to learn in a calm and positive environment • Teachers’ Pension and Local Government Pension Scheme • Well-being package provided by Schools Advisory Service • Bike to work scheme • Wellbeing package • Organised staff social activities

Ofsted rating is Outstanding (October 2019)

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Holly O'Neill
  • Address:Deakin Leas, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2JR
  • Telephone: (01732) 365125
  • Email: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk
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).