Head of Drama, Hertfordshire

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Nicholas Breakspear Catholic SchoolHertfordshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR (dependent on experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a well-qualified and inspirational Head of Drama to join our Expressive Arts team.

Required for September 2019, we are looking to appoint a creative, enthusiastic and dynamic Head of Drama to lead on Performing Arts.  

The successful applicant will be an outstanding educationalist with the energy and vision to complement a flourishing department and develop the prominence of drama within the School.  

Drama is quite rightly viewed as one of the strengths of our school, with many of our students being highly accomplished actors who are given many opportunities to perform both for the school and for public performances.

Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School is an 11-18 mixed comprehensive school situated on the outskirts of St. Albans and listed in the top 20% of schools in the Country. The school is a vibrant place of activity, inclusivity and kindness which allows children to flourish and grow in confidence. Our recent Ofsted inspection grading of a ‘Good’ acknowledged the rapid improvements that have been made in the school over the last two years.

We welcome visits from prospective staff.  If you would like an informal conversation about the post before applying, please contact Mrs Helen Day, School Business Manager by email at dayh@nbs.herts.sch.uk.  

Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School is committed to safeguarding, actively promoting British values and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are committed to the development of community cohesion and the prevention of extremism and radicalisation.  All staff will be required to have an enhanced DBS Check. All staff are required to have the ability to work in a way that promotes the safety and wellbeing of young children.


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More about Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Colney Heath Lane, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0TT, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1727 860079
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