This job expired on 30 March 2023

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    30 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 March 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Drama, Music

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time Full or part-time applicants welcome from 0.6. Part time Part-time applicants welcome from 0.6

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

An enthusiastic classroom practitioner to teach Drama and Performing Arts and the potential for some KS3 Music. The department currently delivers courses at BTEC, GCSE and A Level in Key Stages 4 and 5 as well as the Key Stage 3 curriculum. These subjects are highly valued by the school and are increasing their numbers studying at examination level. You will be supported by the Head of Drama and join a vibrant team who enjoy working with students and developing their talents.

What the school offers its staff

This is a great time to join our school as we consolidate links with the 16 other schools including primary, middle and upper schools which form part of our Multi-Academy Trust  (Initio Learning Trust). We work closely with colleagues across Initio, sharing ideas about assessment, literacy, numeracy and other areas of pedagogy.   

We are an outwardly facing school in a beautiful part of the country on the Jurassic Coast, and have strong links with our local community as a Rights Respecting Gold School

Commitment to safeguarding

 This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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About The Sir John Colfox Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
854 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01308 422291

11 - 18 Comprehensive School
No on roll: 900
Combined Sixth Form: 210
Headteacher: Mr A Shelley MEd, BSc Hons, PGCE, NPQH

Arranging a visit to The Sir John Colfox Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email holdere@colfox.dorset.sch.uk.

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