We are seeking to
appoint an inspiring, enthusiastic and vibrant Teacher of Performing Arts to
join our well-established department. This post would be equally
appropriate for an experienced or a newly qualified teacher. The successful applicant will be required to
teach Performing Arts at KS3 and KS4, with the opportunity to teach Sixth Form
at our Beyton Campus for a suitably qualified candidate. Ideally you will
be a Drama specialist and have knowledge of vocational BTec style
You will join an outstanding Performing Arts Team, who pride themselves on
their innovative approach to supporting every student to achieve their full
potential. With a reputation for
outstanding school performances in our bespoke Auditorium. You will benefit from entering a
collaborative department who welcome forward thinking initiatives and are able
to offer new colleagues’ advice, support and professional development
opportunities in a friendly, positive and creative environment.
Our staff are our biggest asset, and the
success of our students depends upon them.
A few things we offer are:
- A comprehensive CPD programme
for all staff
- A supportive, open and
approachable leadership team
- Friendly colleagues who are
always happy to help each other
- On site parking
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Free tea, coffee and biscuits
If you are excited by this post, its
challenges and opportunities; if you relish the prospect of joining our team of
committed and excellent staff; We very much look forward to hearing from you.Please
visit our website for further information or if you would like to discuss this
post further please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thurston Community College enjoys
a rural location with free parking and convenient transport links to Cambridge,
Ipswich and London.
Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.
Thurston Community College is a large
popular mixed comprehensive school. It comprises of two distinct and specialist sites. Our Thurston Campus,
for students from Year 7 to Year 11 is situated four miles east of Bury St
Edmunds. Thurston Sixth; Beyton Campus is located in the nearby village of
Beyton, offering a bespoke centre of excellence for students in Year 12 and
Year 13. Both locations provide an exciting, dynamic learning
environment, where students display a positive attitude to learning and make
a school that boasts a strong sense of community and prides itself on its
culture of high expectations and values. The wellbeing and education of
every young person is fundamental to us. We work hard to provide a safe and
happy environment within which every student can grow and achieve personal, social
and academic success. We are proud of our inclusive approach and strive
to ensure learning is enjoyable and seen as a lifelong process.
purpose is simple; to inspire a love
of learning, empower our college
community with the knowledge and skills to help them make meaningful choices
and contribute positively to the world in which we live to achieve excellence in all aspects of school life.
A new Principal was appointed in September 2021 and
together with the Governing Body has set an exciting and aspirational vision
for the College over the next five years.
Performing Arts is a thriving department with a proven track record of
outstanding student achievement at GCSE and particularly at Advanced
level. All Performing Arts lessons are taught in specialist rooms at both
the Thurston and the Beyton Campuses with up to date AV equipment. Performing Arts is a popular subject in the
Sixth Form with a large uptake at Advanced Level courses in A Level.