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Subject Leader Drama - Full-time

Tonbridge Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5443-269T
  • Posted:29/02/2024
  • Pay:MPS to UPS depending on experience plus TLR2a
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:13/03/2024 at 09:00
  • Interviews:21 March 2024

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Subject Leader Drama

Permanent, starting September 2024

Salary: MPS - UPS depending on experience plus TLR2a                                                                     

We are looking for an inspiring individual to lead Drama at Tonbridge Grammar School. You may be an experienced middle leader or can demonstrate leadership potential. You should be a good Honours graduate.

Join a successful team
Drama is a popular subject and you will be working with a successful team of subject enthusiasts.  The successful candidate will have a passion for learning and teaching Drama and understand its importance in the curriculum and how it supports the holistic development of our students.  You will have a proven track record ensuring excellent academic outcomes in the subject, the ability to demonstrate excellent leadership and management skills and a commitment to raising standards of progress and attainment.

Tonbridge Grammar School; a high performing state grammar school in Kent
Educating girls aged 11 to 16 years and with a co-ed sixth form, TGS regularly features in listings of the top ranked schools in the South East and the UK.  In our most recent inspection in 2019 we were rated outstanding in every area by Ofsted. We have a vibrant enrichment programme and wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do. There is a real sense of community with staff, students and parents/carers working together.

A community where everyone is valued and supported to success

As a provider of employment and education, we value the diversity of our staff and students and consistently work to remove any barriers to progress and believe in fulfilling the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) outlined in The Equality Act 2010. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and warmly welcome applicants from all backgrounds. 

We are committed to staff wellbeing and offer:

  • 5 Additional INSET days a year (10 in total)   
  • Staff laptop and dedicated staff work areas
  • Free use of our Fitness suite
  • Staff wellbeing package including winter flu jabs
  • Ample parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Active staff community and socials

Your personal development, our priority

There is individualised professional development to support your career stage be it ECT, middle or senior leadership. We are an International Baccalaureate World School – IB experience is beneficial but not essential as training is provided.  

How to apply

Please send completed application form to: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept CVs.   

Closing date for applications: 09:00 Wednesday 13 March 2024 

Interview day: Thursday 21 March 2024

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education legislation. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.

Information about the school

Tonbridge Grammar School is a high performing state grammar school in Kent. Educating girls aged 11 to 16 years and with a co-ed sixth form, TGS regularly features in listings of the top ranked schools in the South East and the UK. In our most recent inspection in 2019 we were rated outstanding in every area by Ofsted. We have a vibrant enrichment programme and wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do. There is a real sense of community with staff, students and parents/carers working together.

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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.