Hardye School is a highly successful, comprehensive 13-18 school with a large
sixth form and an excellent academic record in KS4 and KS5.
a well-qualified and highly motivated teacher to join our English and Drama Departments.
You will be
committed to outstanding standards in teaching and learning and have a passion
for working with young people. This is initially a one-year
fixed term contract, with possible opportunity to extend to a permanent
have excellent subject knowledge, with the ability to teach
English Language and English Literature up to KS4 and English Language or
Literature up to KS5. The ability to teach Media
Studies, Film Studies, Classical Studies, or History of Art at KS5 would also
study drama from KS3 to KS5 and there is a secure uptake at all levels. Students currently follow the EDUQAS
specification at GCSE. At KS5 there are two options for students: AQA A Level
in Theatre Studies and the OCR Cambridge Technical in Performing Arts. Both include pathways to university and
The English department
is a vibrant and dynamic team offering a wide range of courses, providing all
learners with an exciting range of experiences.
arts department run a vast range of co-curricular opportunities and workshops,
investing time, energy and expertise in the students at all ages. Colleagues contribute to three major
productions each year and regularly take students to the theatre locally and
further afield. We are hoping for
someone who is eager to take an active part in the delivery of these
We can offer
excellent working conditions, and a supportive environment at one of the most
successful comprehensive schools in the country. There are many opportunities for further
development through our Teaching School (Dorset Teaching School Alliance). The superb facilities include an on-site
nursery and a sports complex with subsidised membership for staff.
and an application form are available on the school website
(www.thomas-hardye.net). Please send your letter of application together with a
completed application form to Mrs Anita Pullen (Headteacher’s PA) by the
deadline: midday Monday 2nd October
The Thomas Hardye School is committed to
Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to
an enhanced DBS check.
The Thomas Hardye School is committed to Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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