• joannejackowiak

Teacher of Drama, £25,714 to £41,604 pa TLR2b available for suitable candidates

Full Time, Permanent, Required for September 2022 or asap afterwards


Kenton School is a vibrant and inclusive secondary school at the heart of the community in which we serve. With around 1800 students, we are amongst the largest schools in the North East. At Kenton we are passionate about providing the very best education possible for young people in our city, our region and nationally and our strong and committed team share our vision of ensuring all our students not only reach their potential but that they are confident, happy and resilient students who treat each other with compassion and respect.


We are seeking a talented and inspiring Drama Teacher as we grow the provision of drama education within the school, with the possibility of TLR for the right candidate.


If you are the person we are looking for, your broad base of subject knowledge will be underpinned by a passion for the subject and the ability to apply a range of teaching and learning strategies. You will possess the ability to work effectively with all students, engaging them through exciting yet challenging lessons and embedding a culture of positive behaviour for learning. You will possess the ability to promote the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and take appropriate action when required.

And, most importantly, you will be committed to our school ethos of ‘all different, all equal,’ instilling high expectations in all our students.


In return Kenton School offers fantastic opportunities and development possibilities due to its success, size, facilities and a forward thinking management and staff working together to offer the best available chances for our students.


We also offer:

· Salary sacrifice schemes such as childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme.

· Access to on site gym facilities.

· Fantastically resourced schools with easy commuting access to both the A1 and A19.


Click here to download Candidate Information Pack


How to Apply: You can apply through the TES website by clicking on the Quick Apply link. Alternatively, you can download and application form by clicking this link:

Application Form

and returning your completed form to human.resources@kenton.newcastle.sch.uk.


Closing date: 12.00 Noon on 17th June 2022

Kenton Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all our schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school. This post does involve engaging in regulated activity as defined in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2021 and is except from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (as amended 1975, 2013 and 2020).

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