Teacher of Drama & English, Brent

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Capital City AcademyBrent
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Start date: 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Capital City Academy are seeking an inspirational Drama teacher with a passion for the performing arts and the ability to teach English as an additional subject to start in January 2020. The English department is well established and highly successful and will provide a supportive environment for a teacher looking to develop their English teaching. Performing Arts is a key part of Capital City Academy and much work has been done to establish the Capital Performing Arts Company, work with external, high profile artists and push the boundaries of creativity with our students. This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher who wants to help grow the reputation and success of performing arts at Capital and to work with an excellent, very large, enthusiastic Arts department. The successful candidate will be a strong teacher, be reflective and innovative and will share the school’s vision and the belief that Capital City Academy will provide an exceptional environment to promote a passion for learning and discovery, enabling all learners to succeed.

You will be:

  • an inspirational drama teacher with the capacity to teach English as well
  • passionate about performing arts and its contribution to student progress and development across the curriculum
  • equipped to deliver strong classroom management.
  • a good communicator, with outstanding planning and organisational skills
  • committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with excellent English and Arts colleagues in a very supportive environment
  • The opportunity to support/lead productions, a performing arts company and enter competitions
  • A school that has the Arts as a specialism and places a huge value on all the arts supported by Trustees who are key players in and have good connections in the art world
  • Excellent CPD provision
  • A school that values wellbeing
  • Inner London pay scales
  • An area well served by public transport, plus ample car parking on site

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Candidates must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Please visit our website http://www.capitalcityacademy.org/1340/vacancies to view our Recruitment Information Pack.  

HOW TO APPLY: If you would like to apply for this position, please upload your completed Application Form. 

Applications to be received by the closing date of 5pm on Monday 14th October 2019 - interviews will be held on Wednesday 16th October 2019. 

        Website: www.capitalcityacademy.org/work-with-us
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More about Capital City Academy
Address: Doyle Gardens, London, NW10 3ST, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 838 8700