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Teacher of Drama

  • Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Starting September 2021
  • Part time
  • Permanent
  • Applications must be received by 9am, Monday 29th March 2021
  • Interviews: 30th and 31st March 2021

This an opportunity to join Sutton High School’s expanding Performing Arts Faculty and play a key role delivering inspirational Drama lessons to our girls.

You will be responsible for teaching Drama throughout the School. We ask that all teachers are focused on the individuals they teach, so that all girls experience a bespoke and individualised education, with personalised targets. All girls are assessed against individual expectations, and teachers run interventions to ensure progress.

All staff are expected to contribute to the co-curricular life of the school, including attending or leading on trips and visits, running assemblies, contributing to clubs and societies, attending high profile school events (such as concerts, productions etc.) and working on marketing events.

This position could suit NQTs, an unqualified Drama coach or unqualified teacher who is looking to gain experience, as well as experienced teachers.

The successful candidate must be able to work 40-50% over 3 days.

 About Sutton High School

 Sutton High School is an academically selective independent day school for girls with an age range of 3 to 18 years. We are situated on a green and leafy site in central Sutton, close to excellent public transport links and major roads. Both Senior and Prep Schools are amongst the top schools in the country.

 Sutton High School is characterised by a warm, happy and integrated community, where girls support each other to aspire and achieve.

 Why Sutton High School?

 The school is a member of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) and the Girls’ Schools Association (GSA). Membership of the GDST, the largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK, gives us unrivalled opportunities for training and sharing of good practice in teaching and learning.

 We also offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

 Full details of this post and how to apply may be obtained by clicking the apply button.

Applications must be received by: 9am, Monday 29th March 2021.

Interviews: 30th and 31st March 2021.

 The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.

 We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.