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  • Start date details

    Immediate start

  • Closing date

    27 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 February 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£16.40 Hourly Plus 5.6 weeks paid holiday entitlement.

Dance Instructor job summary

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Dance Instructor to work in Primary schools within the Castle Point and Rochford borough and this exciting position offers you the opportunity to work with young people people delivering specialist dance coaching within lessons, clubs and project work.

Applicants must have a passion for the subject and may already have experience in delivering PE within primary school settings.

The successful Dance Instructor will have high expectations of behaviour and attainment and will have the ability to build positive relationships with others. In return we fully support our coaches and provide them with feedback, guidance and mentoring to ensure they are delivering the best lessons possible whilst enjoying their role.

This role is due to start immediately and you will be employed on a casual contract, enjoying the benefits of flexible working. You can expect to work approximately 10 - 20 hours per week although hours will vary with demand. The core working hours are 8.00 am - 4.30 pm as you may be expected to run before and after school clubs. Our Instructors work during term time plus there are also opportunities to take part in our popular Holiday Camps around the borough.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications, but you must hold a dance degree or equivalent professional dance qualification. A full clean driving licence is essential and you will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check and all statutory training applicable to the role.

For further information or an informal chat, please contact Steve Bish or Tracy Selby via email on CPRSSP@thedeanes.essex.sch.uk.

The Deanes and the Deanes Sports Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its entire staff to share this commitment. All postholders working in our schools will be considered to work in Regulated Activity and will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance all shortlisted candidates may be subject to online searches that may include social media. For further information please contact HR@seeat.org

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About The Deanes

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
507 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

The Deanes is part of the Challenger Multi-Academy Trust, which is in an exciting period of growth with schools in Bedfordshire and Essex. The Deanes is a small secondary school where each and every one of our students can feel happy, respected and known as an individual within our safe and accepting community. We aim to create a positive and respectful environment for all members of The Deanes, with consistently high expectations and standards. Our curriculum caters for individual strengths and needs, enabling every student to make outstanding progress and provide them with extensive opportunities for personal development.

The well-being of our staff is a high priority. All staff at The Deanes have access to high quality training to further develop their teaching practice. Staff can take advantage of free gym membership and we are fortunate to have an onsite children’s nursery which may be able to accommodate your childcare needs.

The Deanes is well situated in South East Essex, with good links to public transport. We are situated within ten minutes of Benfleet and Rayleigh Rail Stations, where a 45 minute train journey will take you into London. There is also ample car parking onsite.

The Deanes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to DBS clearance.

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