Head of Drama Bishop Stopford School, Kettering, Northamptonshire

Job description

To provide professional leadership of Drama through securing high quality teaching, the effective use of resources and a constant focus on achieving the highest standards in achievement; to contribute to the personal development of students through extra-curricular drama activities.

Essential educational requirements

• First degree (or equivalent qualification) related to teaching subject

• Nationally recognised teaching qualification

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

• The skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to teach across KS3-5

• An outstanding classroom teacher, demonstrating ability to innovate

• Understanding of current curriculum issues in relation to teaching Drama

• Experience of teaching A Level Theatre Studies/Drama

Employee benefits

TLR2b - £4529

About Bishop Stopford School

Bishop Stopford School is a forward thinking and high achieving learning community, with strong roots and long-standing traditions. We seek to provide an outstanding education and encourage all – no matter what their starting points – to achieve as highly as they can. In August 2011, we converted to Academy status and we are excited to capitalise on the freedom which this status brings.

Headlands, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 6BJ
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