8 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    17 April 2023

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Unknown

Pay scale

M1-UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Kesgrave High School is looking for a Teacher of Drama to cover a maternity leave from either Easter or September 2023.This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful and committed team of subject specialists. Kesgrave High School is a large 11-19 school which has over 1850 students on roll, including over 320 students in the Sixth Form. The Drama department has a great sense of team spirit, support and collaboration and are dedicated to ensuring our students achieve the highest possible outcomes.The department has an impressive range of facilities, including well-resourced teaching rooms, studios and performance spaces. The Thomas Theatre is also used by the Department for both teaching and productions, which is a performance space with state-of-the-art sound and lighting facilities that can seat an audience of over 300. We also have the benefit of full reprographic and administrative support.

What the school offers its staff

Staff benefit from excellent conditions of service and we are committed to personalised CPD and career opportunities both within school, across our Trust and the Teaching School Alliance.

This is an exciting time to join the school securing the best possible outcomes for our young people in a nurturing, supportive environment. We have a disruption-free learning approach to behaviour, leaders are highly visible and supportive so that teachers can teach highly effective lessons.

Kesgrave is part of East Anglian Schools Trust (EAST) alongside Farlingaye High School, Bungay High School and Castle EAST School.

For further details and an application form, either telephone the school or download using the following link on the school’s website www.kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk (https://www.kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk/join-us/staff-vacancies/). Should you wish for any further details about the post, or in order to arrange a visit, please email hr@kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk. Completed applications should also be emailed to this address.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.

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About Kesgrave High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1884 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01473 624855

Kesgrave is part of East Anglian Schools Trust (EAST) alongside Farlingaye High School, Bungay High School and Castle EAST School.

Arranging a visit to Kesgrave High School

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