Teacher of English and Drama September 2019
ABOUT THE POST
Job Title: Full Time Teacher of English and Drama
Reports to: Head of English
Team: English Department
We are looking to appoint a flexible, highly motivated and organised full-time teacher of English and Drama. Our results over time have been outstanding and we are an outward looking and innovative team. This post will give the successful candidate the opportunity to teach at our new Sevenoaks Annexe which opened in September 2017. This is an ideal opportunity for an outstanding English and Drama specialist who is looking to work in a high achieving and ambitious team and would like to be involved in teaching students at the country's first new grammar school Annexe.
This post would ideally suit a colleague who is looking for a new challenge and wishes to work with highly motivated, extremely engaged, enthusiastic and able learners at this significant time in our development. If you wish to extend further your repertoire of teaching and learning strategies, then Weald of Kent would be a perfect fit for you. In addition to the opportunities to develop your practice within the classroom, the school offers an extensive range of professional development support, including a bespoke package for those interested in working towards their next career step.
Benefits: Generous Pension Scheme (TP / LGPS) Priority Admission for Staff Children** Health Care Cash Plan* Free On-Site Parking Kent Reward Scheme Free refreshments Weald of Kent Grammar School is located on two sites; Tonbridge and Sevenoaks.
The successful candidate will be required to work across both sites. * Available upon successful completion of probation ** See Admission Policy on the School Website
THE APPLICATION PROCESS
Please email or call Hazel Baxter our Recruitment Manager to request an application form.
Telephone: 01273 729465
Please include a 1-2 side of A4 application statement or letter of application.
The communication should set out how your proven experience as a teacher will contribute to raising standards further in the English Department.
Completed application forms should be emailed
References may be taken up before being short-listed please indicate on your application form if you have any objection to us contacting the referee prior to interview. * Appointments may be made where a suitable candidate is found prior to the closing date.
The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be carried out for the successful candidate.