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GLC Gateway Academy -Music Teacher

Type of Position:Classroom Teacher
Academy:GLC Gateway Academy
Salary:Teachers’ Main scale
Start Date:Easter 2022
Closing Date: Monday, 15th November 2021

At the Gateway Academy we are passionate about learning. Our highest priority is to provide an environment to our students that excites, motivates and challenges them and encourages lifelong learning and an interest in the world around them. 

We are seeking to recruit a well-qualified, enthusiastic Music Teacher who is able to communicate his/her passion throughout the school. The successful candidate will be passionate about music education for all students regardless of background and will, above all, be an inspirational practitioner. The music department is a hub of excitement and activity during and after school and has a strong singing culture already established. The successful candidate should be able to facilitate students who wish to initiate and develop their own musical interests and should be enthusiastic to take a leading role in the Performing Arts team to put on whole school productions. 

We welcome applications from committed and ambitious teachers seeking opportunities in an environment with a very active CPD programme and opportunities for career advancement. If you have a passion for learning we would love to hear from you.

If you would like further information, to arrange a visit or to request an application pack, we would love to hear from you. Please either telephone Katie Creighton on 01375 489000, or send an email: or visit our website at 

Closing date for applications: Monday, 22nd November 2021
Interviews will be held: TBC
Interview location: The Gateway Academy, Marshfoot Road, Chadwell St Mary, Essex RM16 4LU 

Benefits for teachers working within the GLC:

- Laptop

- £1,500 Golden Hello for successful candidates (teachers paid on Main Scale 1-6  only) applying directly to the GLC,only after qualifying period of six months.

- Staff Wellbeing Programme

- Two week October Half Term

- My Day (1 additional day off in the academic year)

- Long Service Policy which rewards 5 10 15 20 25 and 30 years' service

Visit our teacher development site for more information on teaching and working for the GLC

The Gateway Learning Community is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. Following safer recruitment procedures the appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and enhanced DBS disclosure. 

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