Drama Teacher

£29,915 - £41,136 per annum
September 2021
An exciting opportunity has opened for a newly qualified teacher of Drama to join a thriving Outer East London Secondary School. This is a great opportunity for a passionate Drama Teacher. The School are looking to appoint a Drama Teacher who is able to teach KS3 and 4 Drama to mixed groups of varied ability. The role is a permanent position and would allow completion of your induction year.

This permanent Drama teaching position is ideally for an NQT as the school have put in place a well-structured induction programme to ensure your first year in teaching is supportive, productive and sets you up for a great future in teaching. There is the opportunity to work with experienced teachers and thrive. You will also if needed have access to local accommodation provided by the school should you be relocating.

The Head teacher is looking for a Drama Teacher who has experience of teaching Drama at GCSE and someone who is able to deliver engaging and outstanding lessons. The Ability to demonstrate excellent classroom practice is essential. The Drama Teacher must be able to enthuse, motivate and progress students of all ability. Within the school Drama is taught at KS3 as well as at GCSE. Drama students achieve well and results at GCSE are improving each year. The department work as a strong team and there is now the need for an additional teacher. As part of the timetable the successful Drama Teacher will be teaching students at KS3 and also GCSE.

The department work collaboratively and staff share best practice and in recent years this has delivered the departments highest results. Students and teachers work in a calm and engaging environment. The modern classrooms are furnished to a high standard with the latest equipment and resources available in every lesson. Schemes of work have been adapted and the current department have done extensive planning to ensure all lessons are differentiated and pupils of all abilities progress in lessons.

The School itself is a mid-sized mixed school where pupils are valued and staff work well together. The school in recent years has had a transformation and the successful Drama Teacher will be joining the school at an exciting time. The transformation has seen pupils grades increase and behaviour improve across the school. A real sense of purpose is in place at the school and all staff and students work together. The progress of students at the school is good. Facilities are outstanding and each department is located in purpose built classrooms, staff also have access to a large communal areas for planning and communing where a calming and inviting atmosphere has been created.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a school in transition where there is a real sense of community. For a newly qualified teacher this would be an excellent role to grow in and see rapid progression. An extensive induction programme is in place and a CPD is provided throughout the year.

Please apply immediately with an up to date CV.

Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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