Teacher of Music and Performing Arts (Drama and Dance), Bexley

Closing date:

Trinity SchoolBexley

Date posted:
Start date: asap
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Outer London Teacher’s pay scales
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Trinity school is a dynamic, forward thinking and oversubscribed mixed Church of England learning community for pupils aged 11-18. Teaching is motivating and fun, and learning opportunities are not confined to the classroom. We offer a range of educational opportunities for all our pupils, ranging from school productions, acts of worship, collaborative massed choirs and performance opportunities within the wider community. We seek to challenge our pupils’ perceptions and aim to equip them with the skills to be independent and resilient learners. The school is a member of the Trinitas Academy Trust, a collaboration with four local Church of England primary schools, with more schools due to join us soon.  

“The school cares keenly for its pupils. Relationships between staff and pupils are excellent. The individual attentions given to pupils helps them to thrive and leaves them well prepared for the next phase of their education.” 

“Pupils are committed learners; they want to do well and encourage each other to work hard.” (Ofsted, February 2016)  

At Trinity, we can offer you and environment where “behaviour is outstanding” which is “reflected in pupils’ excellent conduct around the site, the respect they show their teachers and the courteous manner in which they greet visitors to the school.” We provide excellent training and induction support programme for new staff and NQTs, as well as the highest quality professional development through the extensive use of professional networks across the Trust. This is a school with a harmonious working environment and supportive colleagues, which has a very strong, shared Christian ethos. As part of the Trust, we also offer a childcare voucher scheme and competitive pay on the Outer London Pay Scales.

Your new role: 

You will be an experienced or Newly Qualified Teacher who can plan, teach, and assess their specialism across KS3 to KS5 in Music and have experience in teaching Performing Arts (Drama and Dance) across KS3 to KS4. You will be responsible for ensuring the effective teaching and learning of students, instilling in them a love of the performing arts. The school is looking for an exceptional teacher who can create a supportive, encouraging and safe learning environment for all pupils of diverse backgrounds and abilities.   

What you will need to succeed: 

You will need to exhibit a passion for Performing Arts and radiate creativity and enthusiasm in the classroom. You will have high expectations of yourself and the pupils, and demonstrate a flexible approach to working with other members of staff. You will be committed to improving the learning outcomes for all pupils in the school and sustaining our commitment to providing an opportunity for all pupils to study Performing Arts. 

Trinity School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and all staff and volunteers are expected to share that commitment. 

Please note that the successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check.  

For further information about the school please visit the school website: www.trinity.bexley.sch.uk 

Please return a completed application form to Recruitment@trinitasacademytrust.org  

For any queries, or to arrange a visit, please email HR@trinitasacademytrust.org

References will be requested for those shortlisted only and prior to interview. Only those shortlisted will be contacted.

Job location

More about Trinity School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Erith Road, Belvedere, Kent, DA17 6HT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1322 441371
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
employer gallery photo 16
employer gallery photo 17
employer gallery photo 18
employer gallery photo 19
employer gallery photo 20
employer gallery photo 21
employer gallery photo 22
employer gallery photo 23
employer gallery photo 24

Welcome to Trinity Church of England School, Belvedere, part of the Trinitas Academy Trust.  Located in the London Borough of Bexley, with a student body of 1066, including the sixth form, Trinity is a great place to work. The school is well res...