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Drama and English Teacher Date Posted: 3 October 2019
Doyle Gardens, London, NW10 3ST
£ £25,543 to £41,635 per year
Full-time only.
Closing date: 14th October 2019

Job description

Capital City Academy are seeking an inspirational Drama teacher with a passion for the performing arts and the ability to teach English as an additional subject to start in January 2020. The English department is well established and highly successful and will provide a supportive environment for a teacher looking to develop their English teaching. Performing Arts is a key part of Capital City Academy and much work has been done to establish the Capital Performing Arts Company, work with external, high profile artists and push the boundaries of creativity with our students. This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher who wants to help grow the reputation and success of performing arts at Capital and to work with an excellent, very large, enthusiastic Arts department. The successful candidate will be a strong teacher, be reflective and innovative and will share the school’s vision and the belief that Capital City Academy will provide an exceptional environment to promote a passion for learning and discovery, enabling all learners to succeed.

You will be:

- an inspirational drama teacher with the capacity to teach English as well

- passionate about performing arts and its contribution to student progress and development across the curriculum

- equipped to deliver strong classroom management.

- a good communicator, with outstanding planning and organisational skills

- committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree with significant content related to Performing Arts
• PGCE (or equivalent)

Essential qualifications

• QTS status

Essential skills and experience

• Successful teaching experience in an inner London secondary school including GCSE (or equivalent)
• Ability to teach all ability groups, meeting the needs of all pupils including those with SEND
• To have an updated knowledge of the delivery and assessment of the PA specifications
• Good or outstanding teacher

Employee benefits

We can offer you:

- The opportunity to work with excellent English and Arts colleagues in a very supportive environment

- The opportunity to support/lead productions, a performing arts company and enter competitions

- A school that has the Arts as a specialism and places a huge value on all the arts supported by Trustees who are key players in and have good connections in the art world

- Excellent CPD provision

- A school that values wellbeing

- Inner London pay scales

- An area well served by public transport, plus ample car parking on site


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