Applications are invited from enthusiastic, qualified and experienced teachers. A minimum of three years recent experience of teaching Drama/Theatre to GCSE/IGCSE and either A level or the IB Diploma programme is essential. The ability and willingness to teach Art at Key Stage 3 will be an advantage.
The Drama Department is a vibrant and dynamic part of the BIS curriculum. It has an established and well-deserved reputation for excellence regionally. The exciting programmes and courses across the full age range make drama a popular and very successful subject. Outstanding performances of challenging theatre are the hallmark of this department team, “We are all about tackling the difficult to create inspiring opportunities for our students and, subsequently, our audiences…” says one of our specialist drama teachers. Enrichment through a range of clubs, visiting performers and participation in drama festivals regionally add to a breadth of opportunities that grow an even stronger passion for the performing arts in our students.
This opportunity to join BIS arises at an exciting time as we embrace the next phase of our collaboration with the Juilliard School, New York as we launch the Juilliard-Nord Anglia Drama curriculum here since August 2018. This next evolution will provide our students with opportunities beyond the ordinary and give them extraordinary access to unique global experiences, one of which is a direct relationship with the world-renowned Juilliard School.
When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of more than 10,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.
We offer career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online platform which harnesses the collective expertise of their peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice. We also provide extensive online and face-to-face professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.
Our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates from our staff worldwide an opportunity to earn their Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.
Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the worlds' most vibrant cities.
As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:
- A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
- An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge and collaboration
- A culture which is fair and consultative
- Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career
The closing date for application is Monday 14 January 2019 although we reserve the right to pursue good applications as soon as we are ready.
Please apply for this vacancy using our recruitment portal operated by Job Tracker. You will need to upload a letter of application and an up-to-date CV, which must include a recent professional photograph and the contact details of two educational referees, one of whom must be your current employer.
First stage interviews will be conducted by Skype or telephone and final interviews will take place at the Nord Anglia Education Recruitment Event in central London in the week commencing 21st January 2019 (alternative arrangements will be made for candidates who cannot attend in person).
Start Date: We offer a professional working environment and an attractive remuneration and benefits package. Initial contracts are for two years with a start date of August 2019.
At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.
All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both country of residence/birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.