Teacher of Drama/Dance

We are now welcoming applications for this exciting opportunity to join our excellent performing arts team in September.

Dates:                                         Job start September 2019

Salary:                                        MPS

Location:                                    Southampton

Contract type:                          Full Time

St George Catholic College is an oversubscribed and growing college, with a proven track record of continued success. The college is rated by Ofsted as ‘Good’ with outstanding features (2016), and ‘Outstanding’ across all areas for the last two Local Authority inspections. It is a college in which we have a commitment to knowing every student and ensuring they fulfil their potential. Saint George is currently ranked in the top 5% of schools nationally for progress and is the highest performing school in Southampton from the 2018 summer results. We have a vacancy for a Teacher of Performing Arts for September 2019.

Performing Arts  is an impressive department within St George and, for the right candidate, opportunities exist to teach pupils across the school and assist in the delivery of a variety of superb productions. We wish to appoint an outstanding practitioner who can offer vision, energy and creativity in the teaching of Performing Arts. The right candidate would benefit from entering a supportive environment with a wide range of skills, innovation and experience.

The Performing Arts Department is a consistently ‘Outstanding’ team of fantastic teachers, that deliver both GCSE Drama/Dance and the BTEC in Performing Arts.  We are looking to appoint a Drama teacher that has experience teaching Dance and has the ability to teach  GCSE Drama, Dance and BTEC Performing Arts.

The Performing Arts department has grown in strength over the past 3 years, not only are our results above national average, but our extra-curricular classes are extremely popular and our whole school productions are a huge calendar event for the college.  There is no requirement to be Catholic and we would welcome NQTs, or more experienced teachers to apply.   

RECRUITMENT: Benefits of working here

  • A friendly and inclusive working environment
  • Private healthcare
  • Free on-site gym
  • Reduced rate for Lettings
  • Nursery less than five minutes’ drive away
  • Long-term career opportunities
  • Access to nationally-accredited qualifications, including NPQML, NPQSL and NPQH
  • Easy access to Southampton city centre, Eastleigh, the M27 and the M3
  • An opportunity to be a part of an enthusiastic, creative and motivated department
  • A supportive environment in which your enthusiasm will be encouraged, nurtured and rewarded
  • A working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all

For further details of this exciting opportunity, please fill out the relevant application forms on the vacancies section of our website, www.stgcc.co.uk and return to Mrs Jeanine Bonavia PA to the Headteacher Mr J Habberley by the deadline below.

Visits to the college are highly encouraged, and can be arranged by contacting  the Head of Performing Arts - Mrs Sarah Drummond at sdrummond@stgcc.co.uk or should you have any questions or queries.

Closing date for applications: 12pm Tuesday 2ndth April 2019

‘Please note, we reserve the right to close vacancies early if we receive applications which meet the criteria’

St George Catholic College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.   The Governing Body is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Mr James Habberley

St George Catholic College
Leaside Way
SO16 3DQ
023 8032 2603