If you are passionate about Drama and Theatre and are keen to share your enthusiasm and inspire inquisitive and energetic students to exhibit their talents, this is an exciting opportunity to join a strong, dynamic and exciting Drama Department in one of London’s leading schools.
If you are unable to join on a permanent basis, the role is also available on a temporary basis for two terms.
South Hampstead High School has a great tradition of achievement in the Creative Arts and Drama and provides opportunities for all students to be involved both on stage and behind the scenes. You will help to ensure this continues through teaching Drama to students from Year 7 to Year 13 according to their educational needs, so each girl is able to learn to the best of her ability.
There will also be opportunities to teach in the Junior School as well as undertake a variety of extra-curricular Drama activities.
We welcome applications from qualified teachers with a proven track record as well as applications from NQTs and those looking to begin a career in teaching.
If you have the passion and expertise to inspire the very best from each student we would be delighted to hear from you.
About the School
“When I first stepped through the doors here, I knew that it was a very special place to be – the wonderful atmosphere, dedicated staff and energetic girls, who are such a pleasure to teach.”
— South Hampstead Teacher
Working at South Hampstead is stimulating, challenging and fun. Pupils are intelligent and inquisitive, energetic and engaging. We offer competitive salaries, generous employee benefits and a warm, supportive environment. There is a strong emphasis on Continuous Professional Development and on supporting teachers to engage with leading education research.
The School is part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools. We offer a variety of benefits, such as:
- Competitive salaries and pay progression
- Access to extensive professional development opportunities
- Training grants for qualifications
- Generous pension schemes
- Free life assurance benefit
- Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
- A Cycle to Work scheme
- Competitive terms and conditions of employment
- A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
For further details and to apply please click the apply button.
Closing date: Monday 27th September 2021.
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 4th October 2021.
We reserve the right to interview upon receipt of applications at any point during this advertising process.
The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.
We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.
South Hampstead High School
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Primary School
- Girls school with students of age 4 - 11 years