Head of Singing

Closing date for application: 21/02/2020 9:00am

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Christ’s Hospital wishes to appoint a talented and experienced singer, teacher, choral director and animateur for this important new role. The successful candidate will hold a high profile both within the school and beyond.

Based in Horsham, West Sussex, the School has pioneered social mobility and challenged social inequality to provide an unrivalled start in life for disadvantaged children for nearly five centuries. As economic and social inequality continue to grow in the UK, Christ’s Hospital’s mission is ever more relevant.

In addition to developing the provision of individual and group singing within the school, it is envisaged that part of this role will have a school and community outreach element.

Applicants should evidence in the personal statement how they meet the requirements of the role and person specification.

Closing date: 9am Friday 21 February 2020 with interviews to be held mid-March 2020.

Salary is commensurate with experience and paid in accordance with the Christ’s Hospital Teachers’ Salary scale.

Full participation in the broader life of this busy boarding community is essential and accommodation on site may be available.

For further information and to apply please download an application pack from our website: http://www.christs-hospital.org.uk/about-ch/vacancies/

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).  More details on the disclosure process can be found on https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service/about

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