Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 1A currently £9272.00

What skills and experience we're looking for

Wollaston School rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted May 2023

HEAD OF PERFORMING ARTS — MPS / UPS + TLR 1A (£9,272) (Required For January 2024 —Permanent Position)

We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled, experienced teacher and leader of performing arts to manage our Performing Arts Faculty. The successful candidate will be required to teach drama at all key stages in a faculty which also delivers dance and music from Year 7 to GCSE and A Level. The successful candidate will have a genuine passion for the subject and will be an inspirational leader who can demonstrate outstanding classroom practice. They will inspire and promote highest expectations of colleagues and create a collaborative and innovative ethos within the faculty.

We are looking for a dynamic leader who can motivate students, staff and the entire school community behind a Performing Arts Faculty which becomes the heart and soul of the school. The successful candidate will lead by example and will be responsible for all areas of the faculty including its section of the school improvement plan, including management and deployment of human, physical and financial resources. This is a rare and exciting opportunity for any individual who wishes to develop their career in a welcoming, ambitious and supportive school with a dedicated team of teachers and a fantastic cohort of students. We have over 1400 students on roll with approximately 240 students in the Sixth Form. The school is over-subscribed!

What the school offers its staff


The opportunity to work in an exciting and ambitious school and Multi- Academy Trust, spending your day with hardworking and kind students and staff.

The Nene Valley Partnership and Wollaston School will also provide a bespoke package of CPD, support and challenge to enable you to flourish in this role and with your future career aspirations.

The successful candidate can also expect to receive:

Teacher Pension Scheme

Cycle to Work Scheme

Onsite Parking

Bespoke Induction and a commitment to continued CPD Career Progression Opportunities

A pro-active and engaged SLT, Local Governing Body and Trust who will work alongside you to deliver “Excellence in Education” across the faculty

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About Wollaston School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1410 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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