- Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
- Drama, Music
- Working pattern
- Full time
32.5 hours per week
- Contract type
- Fixed term (Maternity cover)
- MPS/UPS (£25,714 – £41,604)
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and suitably experienced Drama teacher to join the Performing Arts Faculty. You will be required to teach KS3 Drama and some Music. The potential to teach GCSE and AS Level Drama and Theatre is desirable. Performing Arts is a popular and growing aspect of our school community.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to join a passionate and dedicated team looking to expand the cultural capital and Performing Art experiences of the young people in our setting. You will be expected to fully contribute to extracurricular commitments, such as whole-school productions, and concerts, including after-school rehearsals.
You must have the ambition and dedication to continue developing the curriculum in line with modern pedagogical practices. The ability to play guitar and piano is also highly desirable, although not essential.
Vision & Aims - The de Ferrers Trust
The de Ferrers Trust is a Multi Academy Trust comprising three Secondary Academies and four Primary Academies, currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire.
Our vision is to ensure the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background. We aim to achieve this vision through:
- delivering a high-quality education
- recruiting, developing and retaining high-calibre members of staff
- establishing and developing robust governance
- ensuring financial probity and viability
- developing a highly efficient trust infrastructure and central services
- establishing effective systems to support the sustainable growth of the Trust
The Trust believes that professional development is key to being successful and offers excellent opportunities for colleagues to grow and achieve. We provide tailored CPD and professional development, mentoring, strong support and a range of developmental opportunities across the Trust.
We strive to be an Employer of Choice and are committed to the wellbeing and development of our colleagues. You will join a supportive, warm and friendly community and enjoy an excellent benefits package, which includes:
- an EAP Scheme
- Taste Card
- Cycle2Work scheme
- discounted gym membership
Closing date: 9.00am on 8th November 2021
If you do not hear back after 5 working days from closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications we receive, it is not policy to give individual feedback at this stage.
All applicants must be able to provide documentation to prove their right to work in the UK.
Pingle Academy and The de Ferrers Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
Applying for the job
If you would like to discuss the role, or have any other queries, please call 01283 216837 and ask to speak to the HR Team.
To apply, please visit https://www.deferrerstrust.com/page/?title=The+Pingle+Academy+%2D+Teacher+of+Drama+with+Music+%28Maternity+Cover%29&pid=495More on how to apply (opens in new tab)
If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- Education phase
- School size
- 1366 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
About The Pingle Academy
The Pingle Academy is a part of The de Ferrers Trust. We are a Multi Academy Trust currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire. We consist of 3 Secondary Academies and 4 Primary Academies.
The Pingle Academy is a co-educational, comprehensive, secondary school for students aged 11–18 years. It is situated on a large secure site at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. We benefit from a wide range of specialist facilities, including a floodlit astro-turf area, Learning Support Base, Autism Resource Centre and a purpose-built Sixth Form Centre.
Our vision is to ensure that all the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background.
At The Pingle Academy, we believe in working hard, being kind and choosing wisely. We are privileged to work in a community where we have a positive impact on children’s lives and future every day.
Arranging a visit to The Pingle Academy
Prospective applicants are welcome to visit, and this can be arranged by telephoning 01283 216837.