Vacancies

Peripatetic Music Teacher – Electric and Acoustic Guitar Specialist
To start in September 2022
This is a temporary contract for one academic year

We wish to recruit an electric and acoustic guitar specialist peripatetic teacher to teach students of ages 11-18 and all abilities from beginner to grade 8. Hours are based upon the number of enrolled students and would be around 6 hours in the first instance.  Lessons at the school are delivered over 36 weeks per year and are remunerated at a rate of £26 per hour.  This post will be temporary for one academic year in the first instance with the possibility that it will become permanent thereafter, subject to satisfactory performance and continued student numbers.

Closing Date: 9.00am on Monday 11 July 2022
Interview Date: Friday 15 July 2022

All completed applications should be returned to Mrs Gaynor Fisher, HR/Events Co-ordinator (g.fisher@crossleyheath.org.uk), by the closing date specified above. Further details are on our school website. Application packs are available from the school office.

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Peripatetic Music Teacher – Singing Specialist
To start September 2022.
This is a temporary contract for 12 months in the first instance.

We wish to recruit a singing specialist peripatetic teacher to teach students of ages 11-18 and all abilities from beginner to grade 8. Hours are based upon the number of enrolled students and is likely to be around 3 hours in the first instance.  Lessons at the school are delivered over 36 weeks per year and are remunerated at a rate of £26 per hour.  This post will be temporary for a year in the first instance with the possibility that it will become permanent thereafter, subject to satisfactory performance and continued student numbers.

Closing Date: Thursday 30th June
Interview Date: Friday 8th July

All completed applications should be returned to Mrs Gaynor Fisher, HR/Events Co-ordinator (g.fisher@crossleyheath.org.uk), by the closing date specified above.

Download the application pack


Supply Teachers

We are always looking to recruit flexible secondary supply teachers for general and subject specialist cover to provisionally teach on a day to day and short term basis. Whether you are a ECT / NQT or an experienced teacher looking for supply teaching work, short or possible long term contracts, please get in touch.

The essentials we require are:

  • UK teaching qualification (QTS or QTLS)
  • Recent UK school experience across KS3/ KS4
  • Enhanced DBS certificate registered on the Update Service (or be willing to apply for a new one)
  • Professional reference checks
  • Legal right to work in the UK

If you would like to find out more, please call Jonathan Lees on 01422 360272 for an informal discussion or complete an application form and email it to j.lees@crossleyheath.org.uk


The DofE Education Staff Wellbeing Charter is a declaration of support for, and set of commitments to, the wellbeing and mental health of everyone working in education. The Crossley Heath School has signed up to the Charter and will use it to:

  • show staff that we take their wellbeing seriously
  • open a conversation with staff about their wellbeing and mental health
  • create a staff wellbeing strategy
  • create a wellbeing-focused culture

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We are committed to safeguarding children in all aspects of recruitment and selection. The appointment will be subject to pre-employment checks, including a DBS check.