Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


The job will commence on 1 September 2019

The Governors of The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School are seeking to appoint an exceptional Teacher in charge of Music. This post commences on 1st September 2019 and offers an exciting opportunity for a hard-working and ambitious individual.

We welcome applications from all candidates willing to support the Catholic ethos.

The successful candidate will:

Have a passion for music and be determined to develop music as a central feature within the school community

Create high quality opportunities for students to develop their abilities within and outside of the classroom

Oversee the work of peripatetic teachers to ensure their work is in line with your vision for music in the school

Have the ability to motivate and inspire students towards meeting their full potential.

We offer:

outstanding results, at both GCSE and A level, from our well-motivated students (Ofsted Outstanding 2018)

a school which has been in the top 3% nationally for Progress8 in 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018

an IT rich environment and high quality learning facilities

outstanding CPD provision: NQT induction through to leadership courses

Inner London Weighting salary benefits

a supportive and open management team

friendly colleagues who are always happy to help each other

The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School is graded Outstanding by Ofsted. It is an ambitious and caring community, committed to fulfilling the gifts of each student, reflected in the School's mission statement "Education for All = Achievement for All".

Informal visits are welcomed; please contact the Headteacher's PA, Mrs Cunningham.

The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Any successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the DBS

If you need any further information, please contact Mrs Christine Plant by email at or telephone 020 8575 8222 Ext 411

Closing date: application forms to be submitted to the school by 9am on Thursday 15 May 2019.

Interviews: To be arranged

The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School

Greenford Road,


Middlesex UB6 9AW

Tel: (020) 8575 8222



Headteacher: Mr Michael Kiely