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Creative Drama Teacher required to for a 1 year contract at a great School in West London. An opportunity for an NQT or experienced Drama Teacher with a strong performing arts background exists at a great school in Suburban West London. Drama Teacher for Key Stages 3 – 5, – West London • £32,157 – £46,660 per year • 1 year contract • State of the art Drama and performing arts department • Outstanding leadership team • September 2021 start or earlier for an NQT (or teacher not in current contract) Drama Teacher for Key Stage 3 – 5 The School – West London • Have created a positive learning environment where ambition is the driver behind success. • The School vision is to empower students so that they are able to take control of their own future and have enhanced life chances as a result of learning. • They have very high expectations for the achievement of all of their students. The latest OFSTED report validates this sentiment with the school continuing to be judged as securely Good. • They want to educate and develop students to the highest standards according to their ability, providing equal opportunity for all, and promoting the fulfilment of each student's potential in the academic, cultural and sporting fields. • They provide an orderly and caring learning environment which combines high expectations with the support necessary to challenge and fully develop students intellectually, morally and socially. • They engender a sense of community, loyalty and mutual respect within the School, and promote a partnership between students, staff and parents. • They encourage positive engagement with the wider community. • They foster initiative and independent judgement, and encourage students to take responsibility for their conduct, learning and future plans. • They promote the development of the self-discipline, confidence, leadership, knowledge and skills that are required to progress in modern society and the world of work, including entrepreneurial skills and those related to the use of new technologies. • They provide appropriate information to allow students to make informed decisions on personal, social and environmental issues; Person Specification – Drama Teacher • You will need to hold a recognised teaching qualification in the UK, to include QTS (or an appropriate overseas qualification leading to obtaining QTS) • Candidates applying for this full time Drama Teacher role must have strong personal qualifications and must have demonstrable mainstream Secondary school experience as a Drama Teacher, preferably in the UK. • The school are keen to hear from experienced teachers, especially at Key Stages 4 & 5, if you have had experience teaching a range of syllabus on the National Curriculum then that would be an advantage. • Ideally you will have experience of working in a mixed ability secondary comprehensive school and can demonstrate the ability to differentiate lessons accordingly. • The School are equally keen to hear from teachers who are currently training and looking for an NQT/ECT position in September. • Confidence in your ability to plan, prepare and deliver lessons for mixed ability pupils at GCSE's • A good team player, who has a can do attitude and sense of humour • Ambitious and driven • Keen to become involved in extra curricular activities, performances and shows About the Role • Drama Teacher • Opportunity to work in forward thinking department, with facilities and dedicated teaching team. • Key Stages 3 – 5 • Would suit a passionate practitioner who has flair and creative skill • Competitive teacher salary • Chance to work with students across the ability spectrum • Subjects such as Drama and Performing arts (along with other vocational subjects) are very popular and as such attract a good calibre of student. You will be teaching able groups (small groups at Key Stage 5) that have an interest in continuing their studies in Further Education. • Responsibilities for this Drama Teacher role will include all standard elements of class teaching, such as planning, teaching and assessing pupils, as well as overall effective delivery of the UK Drama National Curriculum from Key Stage 3 to Key Stage 5. The School are keen to receive applications immediately so please upload your CV in response to this advertisement, you will be contacted for a confidential discussion about your requirements and suitability for this role. Reeson Education: REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence. We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike. At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

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