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Drama Teacher

Alec Reed AcademyEaling


Salary: Main/Upper Scale (Inner London)

Teachers pension, negotiable salary, free parking, gym, family friendly benefits

The Alec Reed Academy is an Ofsted ‘Good’ school and an exciting place to work. In July 2018 it received praise from Ofsted who described it as ‘at the heart of its community, an inclusive school with leadership providing excellent role models and maintaining the good quality of education since the last inspection in 2015’.

Are you someone who loves teaching, is eager to contribute to improving standards and has high standards for students? We do too. High expectations are set within the department for both students and teachers alike with careful, thoughtful and differentiated planning which informs exciting and innovative teaching.

Our Performing Arts is a well-resourced curriculum area with a generous budget. In addition to the resources in the main classrooms we have three practice rooms, an industry standard recording studio, control and live room, an iMac suite which is incredibly well resourced with Logic Pro X, Ableton Live and Ableton launchpads to offer advanced study in composition, sequencing and performance. There is also a professional theatre and control room, well-equipped drama studio and a wealth of instruments to encourage practical performance and peripatetic tuition.

As an Academy we enjoy a low staff turnover and a higher than normal team of support staff including dedicated Student & Family Education Workers assigned to each Year Group, CLASS Workers assigned to curriculum areas and a high investment in CPD. The Academy offers excellent career and professional development. The Academy is outer London but with Inner London pay and offers free on-site parking, free use of the gym, subsidised meals and family friendly policies including dependents entitlement.

The post would be suitable for an excellent new teacher or a more experienced colleague with the qualities and skills necessary to contribute to the development of the subject. This is an important role to commence in September.

Since we’re just off the A40 at the Target Roundabout, travel connections are first-rate, with the A40/M25/M4/North Circular within easy reach and the Central Line Station just a short Bus ride away. Click apply now if this is the role for you! If you prefer to talk, our HR department would love to chat: 0208 8414511.

Closing date for completed applications:  Sunday 16th May 2021 at midnight

Interviews will be held Friday 21st May 2021.

We reserve the right to hold interviews prior to the closing date should we receive favourable applications.

ARA is committed to the protection and safety of our learners. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service prior to commencing the role.

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