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Dance Teacher

Thamesview School, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 4LF

This job expired on 29 November 2022

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    29 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    15 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS1 to UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Be a consistently good or outstanding teacher
  • Be enthusiastic and be able to demonstrate innovative and creative teaching practices
  • Be eager to inspire and motivate students to exceed expectations
  • Have high aspirations for all students, is passionate about learning and can contribute new and creative ideas to subject areas
  • Have a proven track record of achievement.

What the school offers its staff

As a school, we can offer you:

  • A friendly place to work holding the Gold Kent and Medway Staff Wellbeing Award, where all members of staff are valued as people as well as professionals
  • A dedicated Staff Wellbeing Team
  • Low staff turnover
  • Active support with your career development
  • Many CPD opportunities such as NPQML, NPQSL, coaching and more
  • Students that are proud of their school and performing well in Progress Eight, in comparison to many other schools
  • Very well looked after school site and facilities that are only 10 years old and very modern, including ample, free, on-site parking.
  • Free annual Flu Vaccination vouchers.
  • Favourable consideration of requests for time off to attend family events such as weddings, graduations, school plays, Christmas concerts, Sports Day, award ceremonies etc.
  • Access to Health and Wellbeing support via Occupational Health and access to free, confidential counselling services with the Staff Support Line Service.
  • Positive union relations and a representative from the largest teaching union on the staff body.
  • A school that looks to develop people’s skills and abilities at all levels with opportunities for staff to progress quickly and develop into posts of responsibility at all levels up to SLT.

Further details about the role

We are seeking to appoint inspirational, committed teachers who relish the challenge of empowering students to exceed expectations. Thamesview is a school where everyone is expected to do their best and our drive to improve means staff can really make their mark and develop professionally. We are proud to develop both academic and vocational qualifications to ensure all our students achieve their full potential. We are committed to providing high quality learning experiences for our children and supporting our staff through excellent CPD opportunities and bespoke leadership pathways. We are looking for candidates with drive who want to progress quickly.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. Appointment to this post will require an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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About Thamesview School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
927 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01474 566552

Thamesview School is a place where every member of school is encouraged to have the highest aspirations in their personal and academic lives. Our students are encouraged to become globally aware citizens who embrace high moral standards. We place Teaching and Learning at the very core of everything we do and are committed to empowering students to become: • aspirational • confident in learning • adaptable • creative • responsible Our school emphasises the importance of core skills and the importance of the fundamental skills involved, particularly in English and maths, and in all other curriculum areas. Our rich curriculum enables each student to make progress on a pathway which is right for them. This means that the school offers both academic and vocational qualifications so that each individual is fully prepared to maintain strong habits of learning throughout their lives and to be fully prepared to participate in society as lifelong learners. Thamesview School cares for its students so that everyone feels safe and is able to learn. Our ethos of care and respect permeates through every aspect of school life. Students are encouraged to act with integrity and honesty in every aspect of their lives and to ensure that they leave school with a tenacity to succeed and willingness to make positive contributions to our society.

Arranging a visit to Thamesview School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email k.mcgowan@thamesview.kent.sch.uk.

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