Teacher of Drama (Maternity Cover)

Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School, Grantham, Lincolnshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Drama
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary


Required from March 2020
(A start date of April 2020 is possible for a suitable candidate)

Teacher of Drama (Maternity Cover)
(4 days per week)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, innovative and inspirational Teacher of Drama to join the Creative and Expressive Arts Faculty in this successful selective girls’ school, which consistently achieves excellent examination results. You will be well qualified with a proven track record at GCSE, GCE and also extra-curricular productions. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach across the whole age range and needs to enjoy teaching well-motivated students within an academically challenging environment. Drama is a popular subject at KS3, 4 and 5.

A willingness to participate in extra‐curricular activities and to contribute to the wider life of our school community is essential.

If you are interested in working with enthusiastic and highly motivated students in a supportive and suitably challenging environment, at a school, which is recognised nationally for its good practice, then we would like to hear from you.

Applications are welcome from NQTs and more experienced colleagues. The initial appointment will be for 4 days per week with the potential to increase to 5 days from September 2020.

Closing date for applications: noon on Thursday 23rd January 2020

Please note that KGGS reserves the right to interview and make an appointment prior to the closing date.

Application forms and further information can be downloaded from our school website. Please return all application forms to:

Caroline Goldingay, PA to the Headteacher
KGGS, Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 9AU
Telephone: 01476 563017 Ext 172
E-mail: staffcgoldingay@kggs.org
Website: www.kggs.org

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children consequently an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) will be required.

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent in Drama

Essential qualifications

PCGE or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

• Evidence of successful teaching of Drama and Theatre Studies at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5
• Experience of leading extra-curricular learning opportunities
• Experience of involvement in school productions/ performances
• A knowledge of good practice in safeguarding

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1214 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email staffcgoldingay@kggs.org

About Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School

School location

Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 9AU