Head of Drama and Theatre Studies, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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Ashville CollegeHarrogate, North Yorkshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Ashville Harrogate seeks to appoint an experienced Head of Drama and Theatre Studies to join our busy Drama department. 

The Head of Drama and Theatre Studies should be an outstanding teacher who is prepared to lead by example, thus inspiring and enthusing the department and all pupils in Senior School. 

The ideal candidate will have oversight of the development of Drama and Theatre Studies as part of the departmental and whole school academic vision, as directed by the Deputy Head (Academic).

Excellent organisational and IT skills are needed for this post. The ability to work under pressure is desirable. Working with a wide variety of people who possess a wide variety of capacities and ability levels is needed, as are the qualities of patience, attention to detail, a sense of humour and a sense of commitment as a team player.

Ashville College is an HMC, Co-educational boarding and day school of 875 pupils.

Job details and an application form are available to download from www.ashville.co.uk.

Closing Date: 12 noon Friday 16th March 2018

Interviews to be held week commencing 19th or 26th March 2018

Please return your completed application form via email to, recruitment@ashville.co.uk.

or by post to 

The Human Resources Department, Ashville College, Green Lane, Harrogate, HG2 9JP.

Ashville Harrogate is committed to providing a safe environment for its pupils and staff. Applicants for this post will be required to provide proof of identity at interview if called, and the successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check before starting work.

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More about Ashville College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Senior School, Green Lane, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 9JP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1423 566358
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Ashville College is a co-educational, independent school for day and boarding pupils aged 3–18. The college, set in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, comprises a pre-school, prep school and senior school with pupil numbers totaling around 870, 170 of whom ...