We have an exceptional opportunity for a Performing Arts Teacher.
About Meridian High School
Meridian High School is a forward-looking, dynamic Academy, on a journey of sustainable school improvement within GLF Schools. We believe education is about developing the whole person, within the school values of ‘resilience, ambition and respect.’
What we are looking for
The successful applicant will be responsible for leading and developing the Music and Drama department.
We require someone who:
Has previous experience of teaching Performing Arts
Has both an excellent understanding of pupil progress and a willingness to embrace change
Is open to new approaches to learning and teaching
Is an excellent team player
Why work at Meridian High School
All teachers have the opportunity to become members of the highly competitive Teachers’ Pension Scheme.
The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well run and respected school.
Good opportunities for personal/career development.
A supportive senior management team and wider staff body within GLF Schools
Recognition of previous school continuous service
Thrive in a career at GLF Schools
GLF Schools is a dynamic, forward thinking and rapidly expanding Academy Trust with many career opportunities for new and existing staff.
Each school in our Trust has its own individual identity, while benefiting from the expertise that comes from dedicated and experienced regional and Trust teams. Our schools serve to meet the needs of its own local community yet all are united in their core purpose of providing an outstanding educational experience.
GLF Schools has a generous employment offer.
Continuous Professional Development
Work life and family friendly policies
Career Pathways and Talent Management
Staff Benefits Portal
Community and Collaboration
Valued Worker Scheme
Salary: Main Scale
Hours: Full time
Closing date for applications: 20 February 2023
Start Date: April/September start
GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
As a Trust, we are happy to discuss flexible working opportunities. GLF Schools recognises and celebrates the diversity of its schools and their communities. There is a shared commitment across the Trust to develop further a culture of respect, where discrimination is not tolerated, and individuals are treated equitably and fairly and feel a sense of belonging. We strive for an inclusive environment where staff, children and students are comfortable to express their own identity, should they wish, in which diversity and inclusion is of mutual benefit for everyone in our schools. We particularly welcome applicants from under-represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.
We also reserve to right to interview shortlisted candidates ahead of the closing date.
Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place