Head of Drama
Dates: Apply by 8am, Monday 14th October 2019, Job start January 2020.
Salary: MPS/UPS Outer London + TLR 2c (£6,646) + up to £2000 additional payment for the right candidate +Teachers Pension Scheme
Location: Enfield, North East London
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Permanent
We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic teacher to lead the Drama team. The team are enthusiastic, flexible and committed to ensuring that Drama continues to be a highly successful department. Drama plays a key role throughout the curriculum at KS3, KS4 and KS5, and in the extra-curricular opportunities that we believe to be vital in developing and broadening our students’ experiences. The post is based at Oasis Academy Enfield, but the successful candidate would have the opportunity to work with the two drama teachers at our nearby sister academy Oasis Academy Hadley, some 10 minutes’ drive away, as well as with the other drama teacher at Enfield.
Oasis Academy Enfield is an inclusive 11 to 18 academy that is committed to giving children the best possible education. We are located in a new building with state-of-the-art facilities and situated 10 minutes from Enfield Lock train station.
We provide students with high quality teaching, which not only enables them to make to the best possible progress and achieve the highest grades, but also equips them with the skills, behaviour and character, which will help them be successful and make a positive contribution to their community.
The Sixth Form works in partnership with Oasis Academy Hadley, just under two miles away. The joint Sixth Form offer enables us to offer a wide range of courses and the highest standard of teaching and enrichment activities. We want all our students to gain the qualifications that enable them to move onto college, work, apprenticeships or university. Around 95% of our sixth form students progress to university with two thirds going to Russell Group and other leading universities following a wide range of courses from English, History to engineering, psychology and law.
We are committed to providing staff with high quality professional development. Masterclasses run by experienced colleagues focusing on academy priorities are available to all teachers. We hold middle and senior leadership courses run by Institute of Education at UCL open to all staff who want to develop their skills in their current role or look towards the next step in their career.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced teacher looking to make a difference to the lives of young people. You will join a friendly and supportive team, which strives to ensure that all students enjoy their learning and surpass expectations of achievement. If wish to grow professionally with our Academy join us and become part of the team developing an outstanding academy.
For more information about the post as well as an application pack including a full job description, please visit our website www.oasisacademyenfield.org or contact the HR Officer on 01992 655 424 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We welcome informal visits to the Academy from prospective candidates.
Completed applications should be submitted to: email@example.com by 8am on Monday 14th October 2019
Interviews will take place: Thursday 17th October 2019
Oasis Community Learning runs transformational Academies in many areas across the United Kingdom. Believing that every person, in addition to every child matters, we are working with the wider Oasis Group, transforming schools into Community hubs, through applying a holistic view of education.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced Disclosure and Barring.
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