HEAD OF DRAMA & DANCE REQUIRED

From April 2022

Would consider a September 2022 start

Salary: MPS/UPS £29,915 - £45,766 – TLR2B £4,91

We have an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified, enthusiastic, committed and innovative Drama teacher to lead a friendly, well-resourced and forward thinking department. The successful teacher will be expected to teach Drama across Key Stages 3 and 4, and Drama and Theatre Studies at Key Stage 5. We also expect a strong commitment to the running of extra-curricular clubs and the direction of whole school productions. The ability to analyse data and use it to track student progress is essential, as is the ability to lead and manage staff. The post would be ideal for an established teacher with suitable experience.

Highams Park School is a very successful co-educational 11-18 mixed Academy converter comprehensive school. There is a strong culture of traditional values like school uniform and good behaviour coupled with an emphasis on high quality, forward thinking teaching and learning.

Please email the school on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Mrs Sharon Croft, HR Manager, or go to our website www.highamsparkschool.co.uk to find out more. Please complete our application form (download from website) and return by midday Monday 24 January 2022.

Early applications will be considered on receipt and interviews scheduled accordingly.

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