Teacher of Drama and Dance Gosforth Academy, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Job description

Come to work in a thriving community. Gosforth Federated Academies is a multi-academy trust consisting of four schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Jesmond Park Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13. Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was rated ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection. We are seeking a dynamic and inspirational teacher of Dance and Drama to join a successful department in an exciting phase of the Academy’s development.

The successful candidate will have the skills necessary to teach Drama through to A-level standard and Dance to GCSE. They will have the ability to inspire students with a genuine love and appreciation of the performing arts.

Essential educational requirements

• Relevant degree
• Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

• Relevant degree
• Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• Excellent classroom practitioner
• Good communication skills
• Ability to teach Drama to A level standard and Dance to GCSE
• Ability to relate well to students in teaching and pastoral roles
• Good track record of teaching at secondary level, including ITT teaching

Employee benefits

• An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
• Enthusiastic and motivated students
• Excellent career development opportunities
• An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
• A large, vibrant Sixth form
• A school with its community at heart
• Low cost membership of an on-site gym and excellent sports facilities
• An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from Football to Surfing!


About Gosforth Academy

Gosforth Federated Academies comprises three schools (Gosforth Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Gosforth Junior High Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13. Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was rated ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection.

Address
Knightsbridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 2JH
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Gosforth Academy website (opens in a new window)