Teacher of Drama, Yeovil

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Preston SchoolYeovil
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

No on roll: 990 

Devastatingly Good Drama Teacher?

Required for September 2018

Potential of a TLR for the right candidate

Our aspiration is to be great in all that we do.  Are you a great teacher of Drama or aspire to be one?  If so, Preston School is the right school for you!

We are a Business & Enterprise Academy that aspires to embody our strapline of ‘Bringing Learning to Life & Life to Learning’ for every student every day. We place a large emphasis on the development of character and personality of our students, alongside a relentless drive for improving progress in all of the subjects that they study. 

We aim to be GREAT in everything that we do. Our student body are wonderful to work with and visitors to the school regularly comment upon the great learning environment within the school, personified by the excellent relationships between students and staff. We firmly believe in the core BASICS that the students are asked to follow, and we recognise that teaching is made easier when students are engaged with their learning - as ours are.

We require a great teacher of Drama to further inspire and motivate our amazing students in the Performing Arts. Drama is a very popular subject at Preston and plays an important role in the ethos of the school, by helping ‘Bringing Learning to Life & Life to Learning’ for all students. 

We are looking for a great person with vision and drive to lead and teach in the department. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and talented teacher and innovator who is looking to make an immediate difference in this exciting role.

We would love to receive your application if you are:

  • passionate about teaching Drama and aspire for Preston School to be GREAT
  • dedicated to enhancing the learning and lives of our students
  • ambitious with high expectations of all, including yourself 
  • an excellent team member with the capacity to lead across the department & the school
  • committed to continually improving as a teacher & colleague

Information on the school and posts can be accessed from www.prestonschool.co.uk/vacancies 

The post is subject to two references along with enhanced DBS check from Criminal Record Bureau and medical history check. If you would like to visit us prior to applying to see our wonderful learning environment then please contact Shelley Thorne, Personnel Officer, on the email below.

Please apply by downloading the application form from the school’s website and return completed with a covering letter addressed to Gregg Morrison, Principal, to SThorne@educ.somerset.gov.uk 

Closing date:  9am on Tuesday 24th April 2018

Provisional interview date:  Tuesday 1st May 2018

Job location

More about Preston School
Address: Monks Dale, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 3JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1935 471131