Teacher of Academic Dance (part-time, 0.5 contract)
Elmhurst Ballet School is a highly successful vocational dance school based one mile from the city centre in Edgbaston. It was judged by ISI in Feb 2015 to be “Excellent in all areas and Exceptional in ballet”, and Ofsted graded the school “Outstanding” in October 2015.
For September 2017 the school is seeking to recruit a Teacher of Academic Dance to deliver GCSE and A Level Dance lessons to students in Years 9-13. There is also the opportunity to teach Integrated Professional Studies (IPS) as part of the Level 6 Trinity Diploma in Professional Dance. Elmhurst is academically non-selective but has excellent levels of student achievement. Students are taught in classes of around 25 at KS3, with small option groups at KS4 and 5.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a school that is highly successful where students have an intense desire to learn. Applications are welcome from NQTs as well as more experienced colleagues.
Further information and an applicant's pack can be downloaded from www.elmhurstdance.co.uk
Interested applicants are encouraged to visit the school by contacting Janet Clarson, PA to the Vice Principal, on 0121 415 2849.
Closing date: 9th June 2017
Interviews: w/c 12th June 2017
Elmhurst Ballet School aims to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to upholding the safety and welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to child protection screening including reference checks with previous employers and a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.