Teacher of Drama - Maternity Cover

The Arnewood School, New Milton, Hampshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Drama
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Main Scale – Full Time or substantive Part-time

Required from June 2020, a well-qualified and highly enthusiastic teacher is sought to join a successful Expressive Arts Department teaching drama for a period of maternity cover. All students study drama at Key Stage 3, with many opting to extend their studies at GCSE and Advanced level.

Facilities include 3 drama spaces in addition to the performance area of the Main Hall. Expressive Arts are a strong feature of the school with good practice highlighted in the school’s recent inspection.

The school makes wide use of digital technology and eLearning. The Arnewood School is a high achieving Academy, attractively situated on the Hampshire/Dorset border, 10 minutes from both the New Forest and the sea. The Drama department is both successful and forward looking. The Arnewood School is judged OfSTED good with post-16 results in the top 10% of school in the UK.

For an application form and further details please visit our website www.arnewood.hants.sch.uk.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 3rd February 2020 at 09.00. Interviews are likely to be held on Wednesday 11th February 2020.

The Arnewood School follows best practice in recruiting staff in relation to safeguarding and is an equal opportunities employer

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Essential skills and experience

Applicants must be skillful practitioners, strong in theatre skills, with good subject knowledge, able to plan, prepare, co-ordinate and participate in lively lessons and extra-curricular activities.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1067 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Arnewood School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email v.woods@arnewood.hants.sch.uk

About The Arnewood School

School location

Gore Road, New Milton, Hampshire, BH25 6RS