Teacher of Drama, Swavesey, Cambridgeshire

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Swavesey Village CollegeSwavesey, Cambridgeshire

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Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Main Payscale/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Are you passionate about teaching Drama and making a difference to young people’s lives? Looking for an “Outstanding”, innovative and forward thinking school which genuinely challenges, develops and invests in you? 

We are looking for a part time (40%) teacher of Drama in our newly created Performing Arts Curriculum Area from September 2018. More hours are possible if you are qualified to also offer Dance teaching. Dance will be a brand new addition to our curriculum offer, giving a fantastic opportunity for you to make your mark here in a new and exciting way.

SVC is an inspirational place to teach, lead and develop personally: We are an outstanding, oversubscribed 11-16 non-selective school with a long track record of success, with an inspiring curriculum and extra-curricular activities which help develop our young people into fully rounded individuals. Our curriculum is rich and our out of lesson offer is particularly strong.

Our ideal candidate will be:

· Interested in spreading their enthusiasm for Drama beyond the classroom.

· Committed to the pursuit of excellence and have a strong desire to work in a team that supports all members of its community to be successful 

We can offer you: 

We care about your career; we encourage and support staff to innovate and grow as professionals, by working collaboratively with like-minded colleagues within our school and across our family of schools in our trust - CMAT. Opportunity for advancement within the Trust at all levels is frequent, and encouraged by senior staff. We have a strong induction and NQT CPD programme, an active Staff Association and talented, creative students who are keen to learn.

Swavesey is a village community school located close to Cambridge with excellent transport links to Cambridge and the pretty market town of St Ives. We have a considerable local and national reputation for academic excellence and innovation as part of our Academy Trust – CMAT and as a Teaching School - CTSN.   

There are more reasons to join us, please view the professional development and staff services attachment to get a full idea of what makes Swavesey Village College such a special place to work.

For additional information on how to apply for the post please contact Claire Newman - Personnel  Administrator on cnewman@swaveseyvc.co.uk  

To apply for this vacancy, please click the apply button below and if you have any queries beforehand please contact Jim Stavrou, Vice Principal on jstavrou@swaveseyvc.co.uk 

Closing date for applications is 9.00am on 21st May 2018. Please note we are unable to accept applications after this time. Interviews will be held later that week.

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More about Swavesey Village College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Gibraltar Lane, Swavesey, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB24 4RS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1954 230366
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