Director of Music

Boys (11- 18)
Girls (11- 18)
Weekly Boarding
Full Boarding

This is an exceptional opportunity to lead on all musical aspects of life throughout New Hall School.

New Hall School requires, with effect from 1 September 2021, or earlier, a Director of Music
Competitive salary: qualified teacher range £40,349-£58,729pa
School accommodation available to rent ● generous staff fee remission ● excellent training ● London Stratford 20 mins by train

This is an exceptional opportunity to lead on all musical aspects of life throughout New Hall School. The Director of Music has responsibility for the Music co-curriculum, overseeing an extremely popular and vibrant provision of instrumental tuition and organising a rich and varied selection of groups, orchestras and ensembles. The Director of Music will be required to teach Music to GCSE and A Level and to be responsible for the liturgical music that is at the heart of New Hall Catholic life. This is an excellent professional opportunity for career development, through undertaking this important leadership position in one of the largest co-educational independent schools in the UK.

New Hall is a warm, welcoming and supportive environment, with a mixture of single-sex and co-educational teaching. With a supportive Department and an investment in training, this is an exciting time to be joining the School.

New Hall is committed to increasing representation of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds among staff across all roles and at all levels, to reflect our diverse student population. The School’s Equal Opportunities Policy is available on the School’s website.

Closing Date: Midday on Monday 2 November 2020
Interviews will take place from Thursday 5 November 2020

JOB ID: NH0146
New Hall is committed to safeguarding pupils. There will be an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment. For further details & an application form please visit: Alternatively, please contact the HR Department on 01245 467 588.

Further Information

Job Details

  • Location: Essex
  • Term: Full-time
  • Closing Date: 02 November 2020
  • Salary: £40,349-£58,729pa


School Details

  • Founded: 1642
  • Religion: Catholic
  • Boys' Boarding: 92 (11- 18)
  • Girls' Boarding: 95 (11- 18)
  • Total Pupils: 806 (220 in Sixth Form)