Teacher of Dance (maternity cover)

Norton Hill Academy, Radstock, Somerset


Job details

Subject Drama
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Upper pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £37,654 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Teacher of Dance to join our talented and hardworking Arts Department. You should be highly motivated, proactive and able to support all students to achieve their potential. Our aim is to ensure pupils make the best possible progress and your teaching will be integral to this. You will be working with and supported by an experienced team of strong teachers and leaders who regard the Arts as a high priority for pupil learning and development with excellent extra-curricular provision.
We will consider part-time for the right candidate.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

You will:
• Be committed to exceptional standards of teaching and learning
• Be able to motivate, challenge and inspire students and staff to achieve their best
• Be able to establish and develop outstanding relationships with students and staff
• Help us maintain outstanding results in the Arts department
• Contribute to our core vision and values

We can offer you:
• A school with outstanding behaviour and safety for all
• Excellent facilities for teaching and learning
• Leading Edge professional development to support and improve your leadership skills, in preparation for further promotion
• An emphasis on core traditional values of good manners, high academic achievement, high standards of appearance from our children
• An emphasis on Duke of Edinburgh, Ten Tors and other outdoor education for all
Interviews: Tuesday 17th December

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1704 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Norton Hill Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email enquiries@nortonhillschool.com

About Norton Hill Academy

Norton Hill is a co-educational, non-selective 11-18 school. Our students come from Midsomer Norton and the surrounding villages of North East Somerset. Norton Hill School prides itself on providing a secure, stable and well-ordered environment based on traditional values and genuine care and concern for individuals.

We have just over 1700 students at the school of whom 400 are in the Midsomer Norton Sixth Form. In September 2016 we increased our Year 7 entry to eleven tutor groups, in response to a growing demand for places at Norton Hill.

Students at Norton Hill belong to one of five houses: Blackdown, Cotswold, Exmoor, Mendip and Quantock. The House system ensures that every student is known individually, whilst enjoying the opportunities that a large school can offer.

School location

Charlton Road, Radstock, Somerset, BA3 4AD