Performing Arts Teacher Humberston Academy, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire

Job description

Humberston Academy is an oversubscribed ‘outstanding’ academy located in an affluent area of North East Lincolnshire.

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Performing Arts department.

You will be joining an ‘outstanding’ and hardworking supportive team that consistently achieves excellent GCSE results that are well above the national average. The department has been built up over the last 5 years to an outstanding standard and as a result of this the subject has a very good uptake at KS4 where we have full GCSE classes in Year 9, 10 and 11, achieving 100% 4-9 last year.

Students in the academy show a real enthusiasm for Performing Arts and are acutely aware of the transferrable skills between the subject and the world of work. There are plenty of enrichment opportunities with a musical production each year, with almost 100 students getting involved.

We are, therefore, looking for a creative and enthusiastic Performing Arts specialist who can deliver our Drama curriculum up to KS4.

1 day per week, temporary position

Essential educational requirements

Recognised degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Teaching KS3/KS4
Teaching students of all abilities
Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

• KS4 GCSE
• KS4 Alternative examination courses
• National Strategy
• The expected standards for students at each Key Stage
• How the subject can contribute to students’ spiritual, cultural, moral, emotional, social and citizenship development
• How to use ICT to support own wider professional role
• Statutory frameworks relating to teachers’ responsibilities
Build successful relationships with:
• Students
• Staff
• Parents
Communicate effectively with a wide range of audience
Organise and manage learning and teaching time effectively
Able to improve own teaching by:
• Self-evaluation
• Sharing good practice
• Evaluation by others
• Continued personal professional development
• Flexibility/adaptability
• Work collaboratively
• Treat students with respect and consideration

Employee benefits

UQT1 - UPS3 £17,2018 -£39,406

Access to Teachers’ Pension Scheme

An excellent provision for your professional development and Leadership Development programme


About Humberston Academy

At Humberston Academy we are proud to be a leading education provider in our local community. We seek to broaden the horizons of each and every one of our students, helping them to achieve at the highest level both academically and within their talents outside the classroom, upholding our vision of Excellence for All. We understand that every student needs a strong academic foundation in order to achieve their full potential. At our Academy we combine an innovative curriculum with a strong house structure, which ensures that students receive all the support and guidance they need to succeed. At Humberston the values of respect and good behaviour are instilled from the outset and high attendance is a priority. Ensuring that students leave the Academy as young people that the whole community can be proud of, is a crucial part of our educational offer. Over the last few years Humberston Academy has continued to strengthen and develop but we do not rest on our previous successes. We are proud of the significant investment that has been made in our buildings and environment and the impact that this is having on our students. The Academy, a member of the David Ross Education Trust, became the first in North East Lincolnshire to be designated “outstanding” under Ofsted’s stricter guidelines. Our focus is on first class teaching and recruiting outstanding practitioners. Quality teachers are the people who inspire our students to great things. Another year of excellent results 2018. A total of 84% of students at Humberston Academy achieved 4 to 9 in GCSE Maths this summer. In English, the figure was 88%. 82% of students achieved above grade 4 in the combine Maths and English measure. These results once again confirms our place among the top-performing schools in the area. We are an outstanding Academy and proud of our exceptionally high standards. But it is not all about academic achievement. We are a growing oversubscribed, hard-working Academy, with a positive, business-like and purposeful atmosphere where students can develop and broaden their horizons.

Address
Humberston Avenue, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN36 4TF
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Humberston Academy website (opens in a new window)