Teacher of Dance - Maternity Cover, Worcester, West Midlands

Closing date:

Tudor Grange Academy WorcesterWorcester, West Midlands
Date posted:
Start date: December 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale to UPS
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

 Teacher of Dance – Maternity Cover

We seek to appoint a Teacher of Dance to cover a maternity leave.  The ideal candidate for this vacancy will be an ambitious, passionate and dedicated teacher, possessing outstanding teaching skills and an ability to inspire and engage students of all ages. Teaching PE at KS3 level is desirable. If you feel that you have these attributes and skills, and are a suitably qualified, highly motivated professional, then we would like to hear from you. 

General information

The dance department has celebrated fantastic progress since the opening of the Academy. It is part of a very hard working, supportive and ambitious department which is completely committed to excellence. The Academy is proud to be a lead school in the area for the “This Girl Can Campaign”. In addition to Dance being taught at GCSE and A Level, we also provide further learning opportunities for students during SAS (Skills Action and Service) lessons on Wednesday afternoons. The department also choreographs pieces for shows and various other school events. 

At Tudor Grange Academy excellent teaching and learning is at the heart of all that we do. Professional development is very important to us and we offer a comprehensive programme of professional learning, to enable you to continuously develop your practice in a school where students fall in love with learning, embrace a growth mindset and are successful. 

A clear assessment calendar drives a focus on marking and feedback. The department strives to provide diagnostic marking and feedback which has a clear impact and presents opportunities for students to make immediate improvements. 

Informal visits and conversations about the post are most welcome, please contact Zoe Johnson, Teacher of Dance, via the main school reception on 01905 454627 or by email: ZJohnson@worcs.tgacademy.org.uk  

To find out more about the Academy please visit our website: www.worcs@tgacademy.org.uk

Closing date:

Friday, 19th October 2018 at 10.00 a.m.   

All applications are considered on their merit and the post is offered subject to the usual health and criminal record clearance. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job location

More about Tudor Grange Academy Worcester
Address: Billford Road, Worcester, Worcester, WR3 8HN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1905 454627