Teacher of Drama (maternity cover), Chesterfield, Derbyshire (close to Junction 30 - M1)

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Heritage High SchoolChesterfield, Derbyshire (close to Junction 30 - M1)
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Start date: June/July 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No


Teacher of Drama

Salary Details:  Main Scale 

Job Term:  1.0 FTE

Appointment Type:  Maternity Cover to commence in June/July for a 12 month period.

We are looking for a dynamic enthusiastic qualified Teacher of Drama (1.0 FTE) who is a highly skilled practitioner, passionate and innovative who will be able to sustain the School’s reputation for Drama which is a popular option choice. We are looking for someone who is committed to delivering the very best teaching and learning experiences for our students to cover a maternity leave for a 12 month period to commence in June/July 2018.

The successful candidate will plan and deliver Drama lessons across KS3 and KS4 and have experience with Edexcel KS4 Btec technical award in acting – planning, teaching and implementation. They will also be required to collaborate with colleagues from across the school e.g. Music, Dance and English. Appropriate involvement with after-school rehearsals and productions is expected

This post is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic practitioner who wishes to gain experience within our Performance team with excellent facilities in a growing Academy Trust. Whilst this is a maternity cover there is potential for progression after the fixed term contract within The Two Counties Trust.

We would encourage and welcome you to our school to see our excellent facilities, see our school in action and meet with our fantastic staff and students.

Heritage High School places a high emphasis on the welfare and safeguarding of its students. This post provides access to children and/or vulnerable adults, therefore candidates will be required to undertake a DBS check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.

Applications should be made through TES, but if you required any further information then please contact Angela Lindley - Business Manager by email alindley@heritage.derbyshire.sch.uk or telephone 01246 810259.

Closing Date:  Friday 23 March 2018

Provisional Interview Date: Week commencing Monday 16 April 2018

Disability Confident  We are committed to the safeguarding of all children and young people. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory DBS disclosure, receipt of references and successful completion of vetting procedures.

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More about Heritage High School
Address: Boughton Lane, Clowne, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 4QG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1246 810 259