Teacher of Performing Arts, Nottinghamshire

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Outwood Academy ValleyNottinghamshire

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Start date: Easter 2020 or earlier until 31st August 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (with potential TLR 2.1)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

0.8 FTE - 1 FTE (MPS/UPS) with potential responsibility for Music and Drama (TLR 2.1)

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed teacher of Performing Arts Drama, to cover maternity leave at Outwood Academy Valley.

As the highest performing family of schools in the North of England, Outwood Grange Academies Trust is transforming the futures of countless young people.

This is an exciting opportunity to teach and potentially lead a well-established and one of the most highly successful Creative Arts Teams in the country. The post is covering maternity leave with potential for responsibility within the department. The team currently includes two drama teachers and two music teachers. Within the faculty there are courses running in all subject areas across Y7-13, with outstanding outcomes for students. The successful candidate will be required to have a broad subject knowledge in order to successfully support and manage staff on the delivery of: Pearson BTEC Tech Award in Performing Arts (Acting); and ideally Pearson Tech Award in Music and AS & A2 Edexcel Music Tech.

The teaching timetable attached to this post would include delivery of both KS3 and KS4 Drama. It would be an expectation for a candidate securing a TLR, to fulfil duties as a manager but also lead on enrichment which is well attended in all subject areas. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to high standards of practice and will understand the importance of outstanding teaching and learning. 

Just 30 minutes from Sheffield and Doncaster, this area of North Nottinghamshire is incredibly scenic with Clumber Park just around the corner and with good links to both the M1 and A1. Outwood Academy Valley is a thriving learning community for both students and staff, with 83% achieving 4+ in English and maths and 65% achieving 5+ in both subjects.  Outwood Academy Valley was judged in its most recent Ofsted inspection to be Outstanding in all categories and we are extremely proud of our students.

To apply, please visit: www.outwood.com > Careers.

Closing date: Midday on Monday, 11 November 2019.

Interview date: Friday, 15 November 2019.

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Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

More about Outwood Academy Valley
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Valley Road, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S81 7EN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1909 475 121
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Chief Executive Officer: Martyn Oliver

Principal: Dave Cavill

We are an Outstanding rated, 11-18 academy based in the large friendly town of Worksop, near Sheffield and Nottingham. 

Since joining the Outwood family in 2012, we have been rated Ou...