Drama Teacher (Temporary Maternity Cover) Sandwich Technology School, Sandwich, Kent

Job description

Temporary maternity cover (likely duration 1 year)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic & dynamic classroom practitioner with a passion for Drama and a proven track record of excellent student outcomes. This post offers the successful candidate the opportunity to work within our high performing Creative team. Applications from NQTs are also welcome.

The school can offer excellent up-to-date resources and good quality CPD opportunities.

Please note that this advert may close earlier than stated if we receive sufficient applicants. We would therefore ask that if you are interested in this role to apply as soon as possible.

Essential educational requirements

Degree level qualification in specialism

Essential qualifications

An outstanding UK Qualified Teacher able to inspire students.

Essential skills and experience

A team player who is able to work collaboratively with others.
Committed to outstanding standards in all areas and willing to lead by example.
Passionate about their specialism and willing to share skills and expertise.

Employee benefits

Sandwich Technology Teacher Pay Spine
Excellent, up to date resources and high quality CPD opportunities.


About Sandwich Technology School

STS is an 11 to 18, mixed, secondary school that has an excellent reputation across Kent where "Pupils engage well in learning. They enjoy their lessons and behave well. Pupils show respect for each other and value the work their teachers do to support them." (Ofsted May 2019) The success of our students from Year 7 through to the Sixth Form is due to the ‘can do, will do’ attitude that is the hallmark of staff and students alike. At STS we ‘Hold fast that which is good’: a broad and engaging curriculum; interesting, inspiring and innovative classroom practice; as well as a whole host of enriching extra-curricular activity. Throughout their time at STS the students are provided with quality advice, support and guidance to help them progress and grow academically, personally and vocationally. We recognise and celebrate diversity and understand that a ‘one size fits all’ approach is inappropriate for the unique individuals we serve. What is it like to work for us? We pride ourselves on our friendly, purposeful and supportive working environment where staff can develop professionally and meet their own career aspirations. Please read the quotes below from current staff members as to what it is like to work at Sandwich Technology School. "There's a balance of warmth and professionalism; ambition is encouraged and innovation is welcomed." "The amount of autonomy and trust is really amazing here.....I have been given the chance to teach in my own way, yet I have a supportive and collaborative department that shares ideas." "I am free to take risks and try new things and share my experience with others." "There is a rich CPD offering that supports research based methods informed by experience." "Staff actively support each other through tough times, both personal and professional." "There is plenty of opportunities for aspiring leaders at all levels."

Address
Deal Road, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 0FA
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Sandwich Technology School website (opens in a new window)