11-16 Mixed Comprehensive, 1000 students on roll, Ipswich, Suffolk
Team Leader of Drama, January 2021, MPR - UPR, TLR2b
(Salary negotiable depending on experience)
Are you looking for a fantastic new career opportunity?
Due to the promotion of the existing post holder, Westbourne Academy is looking for a dynamic, progressive and passionate teacher who has a demonstrable track record of the highest quality teaching and outcomes to become our Team Leader of Drama.
We are looking for a dynamic teacher who has proven experience of high quality teaching and outcomes. You will be passionate about Drama and relish the opportunity to share this with young people, in a vibrant and dynamic learning environment. This is an exciting opportunity to accelerate student enjoyment and progress in the subject further. Drama is delivered weekly at KS3 and is also a popular option choice at KS4.
For further information, please see the application pack for the role. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, a flexible and collegiate approach to working, and show both creativity and resilience in approaching challenges. We welcome applications from ambitious candidates, keen to make a difference and who have a genuine passion and belief in nurturing the potential of every student through Drama.
In return, we will fully support the development of your career and you will be entitled to the generous ATT benefits package.
Westbourne Academy is not just a school, it is a microcosm of the world, with students from all around the globe making up our community. Between them, they speak 32 languages and their differing perspectives on learning and life makes this a unique academy in which to teach.
We welcome fresh ideas from our teachers and support staff and actively value their creativity and imagination. We are passionate about innovative teaching practice, and we are always keen to find new ways to stimulate our students’ learning.
Westbourne Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant must undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS and provide two references and proof of their qualifications.
Are you ready to make a difference and join our journey?
If you wish to apply for the role of Team Leader of Drama, please visit our website or, should you wish to discuss the job role in further detail, please contact Andy Smith, Assistant Principal . Socially distanced visits to the academy, after school hours, are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Joe Stollery, HR Administrator at the academy
Opening date: 16 October 2020
Closing date: 21 October 2020
Interview date: 23 October 2020
Westbourne Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant must undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS and provide two references and proof of their qualifications.