Head of Drama, Italy

Closing date:

Southlands English School in RomeItaly

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a Head of Drama from the 1st September 2018.  The successful candidate will teach, and build upon, our current Key Stage 3 and 4 Drama curricula, inside and outside the timetable.  There will be a requirement to teach some English next year as part of the English team.

There are currently some 150 students in our Senior School; however, we are an expanding IB World school.  We would therefore be interested in candidates who have both IGCSE and IB Diploma Programme training and teaching experience, and a vision to embed Drama/Performing Arts and bring it into our Key Stage 5 programme.

The Person

Essential requirements:

  • to possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
  • to be a UK resident with a valid passport, dual passport or already in possession of a valid visa that allows work in Italy
  • to be a citizen of the EU
  • to hold "Qualified Teacher Status" or equivalent qualifications

How to apply (Closing date 17th April 2018)

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should send the following to theprincipal@southlands.it

  • letter of application
  • full CV
  • contact details of three referees (one must be the current/most recent employer)

The initial interview will be via Skype with short-listed candidates being invited to Rome.  If you have not heard from us by 24th April 2018, your application has not been successful.

Kindly note that the appointment process will include stringent recruitment procedures including a DBS check.  You are encouraged to visit our website at www.southlands.it to learn more about the school.

Job location

More about Southlands English School in Rome
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Via Teleclide 40, Casalpalocco, Rome, 00124, Italy
Telephone: +39 6 5053932