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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    5 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 March 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

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Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, committed and highly effective individual to build on the strong foundations already in place. You will have a fascination for the learning and teaching of Drama; have high standards, work well with their colleagues and bring a fresh and dynamic approach to the department. We are also looking for someone who shares our values, is ambitious for all children and will help to build and sustain our school culture. If you would like to apply for this post, please read the accompanying application pack, including the job description and person specification carefully. The successful candidate will be appointed on their skills and experience, however, as important to me will be your approach, attitude and beliefs. You can use our current website to find out more about what we do and why we do it.

What the school offers its staff

As a school, we can offer a supportive, dynamic and professional environment where teachers are able to focus on inspiring their students and subject leads are empowered to deliver their subjects in a way that suits the pedagogy in their respective fields.

In our recent Ofsted, July 2023, the Inspection Team said:

"Thomas Keble continues to be a Good School."​

“Leaders have created a nurturingenvironment which supports pupils to learn and achieve well.”​

“Pupils’ behaviouris calm and friendlyand disruption to learning is rare.”​

“Pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) are well supported”​

“Pupils feel happyand safeat school.”​

Further details about the role

Applications should be submitted via Eteach. The completed online application form should be accompanied by a personal statement of suitability of no more than 2 sides of A4. In the application form and personal statement, you should demonstrate how you meet the requirements set out in the Person Specification. Applications must be received no later than midday on Friday 5th April 2024.

Applications received after this date and time will not be considered. We are intending to interview for the post during the week commencing w/c Monday 8th April 2024, however we would recommend an early application as we may interview early as suitable candidates apply.

If you would like to informally discuss the post or would like to visit us prior to submitting an application, please contact my PA, Mrs Amanda Oxberry, at the school.

Commitment to safeguarding

Thomas Keble School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we expect all staff, Trustees, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. Our aim is to ensure child protection concerns and referrals are handled sensitively, professionally and in ways that support specific needs of the individual child. Through providing a caring, safe and stimulating environment we aim to foster an atmosphere of trust, respect and security. Our staff form a part of a wider safeguarding system for children and will work together with children’s services, the police, health services and other agencies.

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About Thomas Keble School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
672 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01452 770301

Thomas Keble is a very successful 11 - 16 comprehensive school, located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Cotswolds. As a school community we work hard and go the extra mile for our student body, who in return , are warm, welcoming and well-motivated. We are proud of our consistent approach that delivers very positive behaviour and strong discipline which allows us to enjoy learning and teaching in a a first class atmosphere of mutual respect.

Arranging a visit to Thomas Keble School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@thomaskeble.gloucs.sch.uk.

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