Eversfield is a Nursery and Day Preparatory School preparing boys and girls for entry to the leading independent and grammar senior schools in the Midlands. The school was founded in 1931 and its mission is to provide an outstanding, broad education within a safe, caring, happy, family atmosphere where the talents of every child are valued and nurtured.
The curriculum focuses on academic excellence while retaining the breadth which nurtures the creative, sporting, technical and social skills of each child. The School's aim is for all their pupils to achieve beyond any boundaries set by expectations, whatever their talents and ability, and to instil a lifelong love of learning.
Eversfield was named Independent Prep School of the Year at the prestigious Tes Schools Awards 2023 and features in the prestigious Good Schools Guide. We are proud to be featured alongside the very best schools serving the UK state and independent education sector.
The benefits of working at Eversfield Preparatory School are many and include being part of a supportive and dedicated staff in an environment where children want to learn and where conduct and good manners are excellent.
Director of Music
required for September 2024
We are seeking to appoint a talented and dynamic Director of Music to lead our thriving Music department. The successful candidate will join a team of dedicated staff at an outstanding prep school, recently awarded Independent Prep School of the Year in the TES Schools Awards.
The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and teaching music to pupils across all age ranges (2¾ to 11 years of age) and will play an important role in the organisation of major events in the school calendar. In addition, you will lead and manage the instrumental programme across the school.
You will have a clear vision for teaching music across the whole school, be passionate, motivated and show a genuine commitment to creating an inspiring and stimulating environment for the development of learning and performance of music. Proven classroom experience, excellent teaching skills, a commitment to high quality music performance and willingness to contribute to all aspects of school life are essential.
Our pupils’ musical talents flourish during their time at Eversfield as indicated by outstanding music exam results, invitations to join the Royal Academy of Music and 11+ music scholarship offers at some of the leading independent secondary schools in the country.
Eversfield provides an excellent education for its pupils within a safe, caring, family environment where the talents of every child are valued and nurtured. Our commitment to pupil wellbeing and achievement is reflected in the professional development opportunities available for all staff who are actively encouraged and supported to pursue research projects and/or further qualifications, an aspect that was recognised in our recent TES Award.
For further details and an application form please telephone 0121-705 0354 or email email@example.com (please note that CVs will not be accepted). Visits to the school are welcome.
Eversfield Preparatory School is an equal opportunities employer and all applications received will be considered on the basis of their merit alone, regardless of background. We positively welcome applications from all sectors of the community.
Closing date : Wednesday 10th January 2024
Eversfield Preparatory School is an equal opportunities employer and will consider all applications on the basis of their merit alone, regardless of background. We positively welcome applications from all sectors of the community.
Eversfield Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Statutory checks will be undertaken on all shortlisted candidates and an enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (exceptions) Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.