Teacher of Drama and English
From: August 2023
Calling all Thespians! Come and join our thriving Drama Department to inspire and develop future actors. Rawlins is seeking to appoint an innovative and enthusiastic Teacher of Drama and English to join our fantastic team and flourishing school. Our ideal candidate will have the ability to teach Drama KS3-5 and English KS3-4, have a great love for the subjects and a passion for teaching so that our pupils flourish and thrive. The Drama Department is an integral part of the school and regularly puts on performances which involves hundreds of pupils. Recent productions include High School Musical, Grease, Peter Pan and a Night at the Musicals. Results at both GCSE and A-Level are outstanding. The successful applicant will also be required to teach some English classes.
This is an excellent opportunity to join one of Leicestershire’s largest secondary school, with over 1500 on roll including more than 300 in our A-level specific Sixth Form. We are a highly inclusive school having our own Autism and a Moderate Learning Difficulties specialist unit on site alongside our school’s SEND support base and Welfare & Success Centre known as ‘The Hive’. Pupils who attend these units are an integrated part of our school community.
There is a strong sense of community in the school, the village of Quorn and the surrounding areas with a committed and aspirational parent support base. Teamwork and making the most of every opportunity is a key feature of school life. We aim to inspire our pupils to find their talents and their passions through a broad and balanced curriculum; to be curious about learning; to relish a challenge and to have both confidence and resilience. Applications are therefore welcomed from well-qualified and highly motivated individuals who are keen to work with remarkable young people providing an exceptional education for all.
Our core purpose is summed up in our vision and values:
Developing Trust | Inspiring Hope | Building Success | Shaping the Future
Through: Compassion, Wisdom and Endurance
And via our motto: Act wisely and make the most of every opportunity
Rawlins is an extremely rewarding place to work. We hope you will take the time to look at our website to find out more about us and apply. For any further role specific information, please contact our Lead Practitioner for Drama, Sarah Cook or our Director of Learning (Communication Faculty), Luke Elliott.
Closing Date: Monday 17 April 2023 at 0900 hrs
Interview Date: Friday 21 April 2023
If you are interested in this post, further details and an application form are available via our website. Please follow the appropriate links. Applications will only be accepted on the form provided. CVs or other forms of application will not be considered. Rawlins is part of the Embrace Multi Academy Trust.
Please note Rawlins reserves the right to withdraw this vacancy at any stage of the recruitment process should an appropriate number of qualified and suitable candidates apply before the official closing date.
Rawlins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Rawlins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We believe that all individuals are of equal value and we are committed to equal opportunities for all, ensuring equality of opportunity in line with the Equality Act 2010. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.