Alpha Plus Group - The Gold Standard in Education - Music Teacher/Director of Music required for September 2017: Pembridge Hall School, London, W2

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Music Teacher/Director of Music required for September 2017: Pembridge Hall School, London, W2

This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified, imaginative Music teacher to deliver outstanding teaching and learning across the primary age range. The post holder will also work with class teachers, the Drama and Music departments to direct high quality productions and must be willing to contribute fully to the school's busy extra-curricular music programme. The ability to effectively track the progress of each child and to communicate articulately with parents is essential.

For the right candidate, there is also the option of Director of Music. This represents a wonderful opportunity for an outstanding candidate to articulate a clear musical vision and who will be responsible for leading the school in this curriculum area, which holds great importance in the life of our school. The post holder will have excellent specialist knowledge in music performance and be able to direct large musical ensembles and concerts. Experience in music technology and proficiency on the keyboard would be an advantage though by no means essential.

Pembridge Hall is an independent girls’ preparatory school (ages 4 – 11) of 430 girls set in a tranquil residential square in Notting Hill. Pembridge prepares its pupils for many of the top day and boarding senior schools in the country and therefore works at a level significantly above National Curriculum expectations. It is part of the Alpha Plus Group of Schools.  

Pembridge Hall is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced DBS check.

Remuneration for this post is generous and is in accordance with the Alpha Plus pay scale.

To apply for this vacancy, please complete the application pack and equal opportunities monitoring form below, accompanied by a letter explaining why you feel you would be suitable for the position. Also available below is a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification for the post. Please return the completed application pack either to the address below or via email to

Applications should reach the school no later than Wednesday 3rd May and interviews will be held in the week of Monday 8th May.

Post to:

Henry Keighley-Elstub (Head)

Pembridge Hall School

18 Pembridge Square


W2 4EH