The John Henry Newman Catholic School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education. The School strives to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world.
In 2018/19 the students achieved:
80.2% GCSE English and Maths at 9-4
30% of all GCSE grades achieved were 9-7
55.3% A Level at A*, A and B
The raising of £50,000 for charity
Our successful school is expanding and an opportunity has arisen for an outstanding Teacher of Drama to join our very strong Drama Department from 1 September 2020. The successful applicant will be able to teach Drama across all Key Stages with dedication and enthusiasm. You will work well as part of a collaborative team and will be committed to sustaining improvements in the teaching and learning of Drama and be involved in our ambitious enrichment programme including high quality productions. This post is equally suitable for NQTs and more experienced teachers.
At The Saint John Henry Newman School we have unparalleled professional development, you will be able to progress in your career, whatever stage you are at. For instance, if you are currently training and looking for a school which nurtures NQTs, we can guarantee you a tailored programme of support which goes well above and beyond to make sure you thrive. We run an NQT + 1 programme and encourage staff to become involved with Teacher-led development. Many teachers have studied for Masters and the school works closely with higher education providers. There will be many opportunities for you to develop professionally at The Saint John Henry Newman School.
Information giving more details about our school, the post and our Drama Department is provided in the information pack attached.
Our School Prospectus can be accessed through our website: www.jhn.herts.sch.uk
Closing date for applications is Thursday 15 April 2021. We may hold interviews as and when applications are received. With this in mind, you are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
The John Henry Newman School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers, the DBS and a ‘prohibition from teaching’ check.
The John Henry Newman Catholic School, Hitchin Road, Stevenage Hertfordshire. SG1 4AE
The John Henry Newman Catholic School
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 18 years