Head of Department – Music

Head of Department – Music
  • Full Time
  • Tonbridge
  • 15/04/2024

Mascalls Academy

Maidstone Rd,
TN12 6LT
Scale: MPS/UPS commensurate with experience + TLR available for the right candidate for pastoral responsibility
Job Summary: We have a great opportunity for a Head of Department - Music to join our collaborative team from September 2024.

We have a great opportunity for a Head of Department – Music to join our collaborative team from September 2024.  Mascalls Academy is incredibly proud to have been awarded a National Area of Excellence for our Creative Arts in our last review. Our regular bill of performances are supported by a wide range of subject areas including Dance, Music and Art. They are always attended by a large number of our school community, all with the intention of celebrating the talent and hard work of our wonderful students. This year we have celebrated our inaugural ‘OnMas’ festival where singers, bands, individual musicians, rappers have all performed on the festival stage for our school community to watch, dance and celebrate their talents.

The Music department sits within Performing Arts alongside Dance and Drama and is a vibrant and incredibly well organised department with a host of talent across the team.

We pride ourselves on strong leadership, excellent outcomes and high expectations of all. Our curriculum is engaging and structured to build, interleave and consolidate the skills needed to prepare students for success and for life! Our ideal candidate will have the drive to deliver outstanding results across the key stages.

Teachers at Mascalls Academy can expect;

Impeccable student behaviour in classrooms and around the academy;
High levels of focus in students;
Students who are committed to their learning and want to do their very best;
Students who work well together and show the highest level of respect towards each other and towards members of staff;

This is a permanent role offering MPS/ UPS commensurate with experience + TLR available for the right candidate for pastoral responsibility. 

Please be aware that interviews may be conducted on a rolling basis, therefore, early applications are strongly encouraged. If you are interested in visiting the academy, please contact Lorraine Hughes on Lorraine.Hughes@mascallsacademy.org.uk