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Teacher of Performing Arts (Specialising in Any of the Following Disciplines: Dance or Drama) - Maternity

Fulston Manor School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5414-521T
  • Posted:17/04/2023
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:Sept 2023
  • App Close Date:16/06/2023 at 15:00
  • Interviews:TBC


If you are a dedicated, driven Teacher of Performing Arts who has a real passion for the subject and a drive to instil this in your learners then we have an exciting opportunity for you…

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Teacher of Performing Arts with a specialism in Dance or Drama. The successful candidate will join the school’s highly successful and enthusiastic Performing Arts department working and collaborating with an exceptionally dedicated and talented team of practitioners.

What we are looking for:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner
  • Somebody who is well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team
  • Somebody who works well with staff and pupils alike
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Knowledge of and a specialism in Dance or Drama
  • Someone keen to make a difference to the lives of young people
  • Someone keen to support the further development of the extra-curricular opportunities that the Performing Arts department offer
  • Someone looking to join a community that works to develop young people into successful citizens
  • Someone ready to work with young people both in lessons and as a tutor

What Fulston Manor School can offer you:

  • Mentoring and high-level training
  • Encouragement to develop your career with excellent promotion opportunities
  • An opportunity to develop subject knowledge to deliver a range of disciplines within the Performing Arts remit
  • A family atmosphere with welcoming staff and students
  • A caring environment with well-being and work/life balance at its core
  • To be part of a whole school team – working together to achieve and valuing every individual’s contribution

The Performing Arts department at Fulston Manor School consists of a strong team in a well-resourced Performing Arts block, that has IT access and a range of musical instruments for practical lessons. The team offer a range of opportunities to students within the Performing Arts remit, including one to one tuition, Primary School Outreach, performances throughout the year, European Musical Tours – all of which are well attended by our students.

The department delivers a Performing Arts curriculum at Key Stage 3 (details can be found on our website) but branches into specialist disciplines at Key Stage 4, with Music, Dance and Drama on offer as discrete GCSE subjects. At a Post-16 level students opt for Music or Performing Arts.

Information about the school

Fulston Manor is an oversubscribed, non-selective school in Sittingbourne, Kent, this success is based on the quality of our staff and the excellence of our induction and support programmes. The school offers an outstanding learning environment for all its students.

Fulston Manor is focused on developing students into young citizens capable of making a difference. Here, at Fulston, we have a strong pastoral system at our core and we pride ourselves on being about strong traditional family values. All staff and students, who join us, are joining the Fulston family and we look forward to welcoming you to this community.

In collaboration with School Councils, School Governors and Senior Leadership members we have introduced school values to help further enhance our mission to make Fulston Manor School a safe, welcoming and friendly place to learn, celebrating all that is best about the Fulston Family.

We believe that our values, Fortitude, Ambition, Mindful, Integrity, Leadership and Young Citizens, when applied together with relentless consistency can help shape great young citizens, not just for the Fulston Family but for our wider community too.

All staff and students, who join us, are joining the Fulston family and we look forward to welcoming you to this community.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 428144


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.