‘We were immediately struck by the many smiling faces of pupils, who enjoy coming to school…. Pupils display a real pride in their school. They talk enthusiastically about their strong relationships with staff and the sense of community where everyone goes out of their way to be friendly and make you feel welcome.’ Ofsted May 2018
The John Henry Newman Catholic School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education. The School strives to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world.
In 2018/19 the students achieved:
80.2% GCSE English and Maths at 9-4
30% of all GCSE grades achieved were 9-7
55.3% A Level at A*, A and B
The raising of £50,000 for charity
Our successful school is expanding and an opportunity has arisen for an outstanding Teacher of Drama to join our very strong Drama Department from 6 January (or February) 2020 until 31 August 2020. The successful applicant will be able to teach Drama across all Key Stages with dedication and enthusiasm. You will work well as part of a collaborative team and will be committed to sustaining improvements in the teaching and learning of Drama and be involved in our ambitious enrichment programme including high quality productions. This post is equally suitable for NQTs and more experienced teachers.
In addition, the post-holder will have every opportunity to progress due to the school’s highly developed and personalised approach to training and professional development.
Information giving more details about our school, the post and our Drama Department is provided in the information pack attached.
Our School Prospectus can be accessed through our website: www.jhn.herts.sch.uk
Closing date for applications is Wednesday 13th November 2019.
The John Henry Newman School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers, the DBS and a ‘prohibition from teaching’ check.
The John Henry Newman Catholic School, Hitchin Road, Stevenage Hertfordshire. SG1 4AE