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Head of Music - September 2020 – Southend-on-Sea
13 Jul
Head of Music - September 2020 Head of Music - September 2020 – April 2021 (with extension in line with DfE funding through Arts Council England) Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Music on Sea Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is looking to renew the Service level Agreement for a Head of Music Services to join their team in September 2020. The post is on a contract for service model (with renumeration rate based on currently salary) or daily rate within the scope or IR35. As a Head of Music Services you will be responsible for the service design, leadership and delivery within Music services. The ideal candidate is passionate about music and the opportunities it offers. They will have a commitment to delivering a broad range of musical influences and styles and be determined to be inclusive in all aspects of music curriculum and tuition delivery. The development of partnership working with a range of providers and stakeholders is also important. Recent events around COVID have also alerted us to the need for a practitioner who embraces technology and blended learning opportunities to deliver an exciting, broad and inclusive suite of services to families in Southend. This post is a secondment opportunity (or daily rate) for 3.5 days a week term time only (this is flexible). Please see attached Job description for further details. To apply for this position/ SLA please send your CV and a letter of application to Amanda Champ, Head of School Performance and Provision Services at amandachamp@southend.gov.uk by 5pm on Monday 27th July 2020. You will also need to provide agreement for secondment from your Headteacher (or Governors) if relevant. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Inclusion Services from the LA and Victory Park Academy Update
08 Jul
Please find attached a letter from Cathy Braun, Head of Access and Inclusion and Mark Aspel, Headteacher at Victory Park Academy about the Inclusion Services provided by the Local Authority and Victory Park Academy. Within the letter, Appendix 1 and 2 are referenced, you can also find these attached.
SBC COVID-19 Information for Educational Settings Dedicated Resource Page
08 Jul
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has produced a dedicated COVID-19 Information for Educational Settings resource consisting of the latest government updates, Public Health letter templates, useful COVID-19 links and more. Visit www.southendlearningnetwork.co.uk/covid Alternatively: 1) Click 'Resources' 2) Find 'SBC COVID-19 Information for Educational Settings Home Page' and click Please note, this information will be updated regularly.