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Teacher of Drama (KS3 & 4)

Published on 27th June 2018

Closing Date

Noon - 9th July 2018

Salary Information


From 5th November 2018 we require an enthusiastic and committed teacher of KS3 & KS4 Drama, with the possibility of leadership responsibilities for the right candidate.  This post may be of interest to newly qualified teachers or experienced colleagues who wish to join a thriving and successful school.

The drama department at Fernwood is an active and vibrant one. It provides one lesson per week to all KS3 students and offers the OCR GCSE Drama course as a popular KS4 option. Drama plays a key role in Fernwood’s broad and balanced curriculum and staff are encouraged to deliver creative, engaging lessons whilst working closely with the music department on a variety of extra-curricular activities. Recent projects include; a performance of ‘Twelfth Night’ at the Shakespeare Schools’ Festival, the publication of original scripts in association with Nottingham University, a student run film festival supported by the BFI, a drama showcase evening and our regular variety shows and whole school musicals.


How to Apply

Application forms and further details are available to the right under supporting documents. Please note: the Application Form is in Word 97-2003 format (.doc). Please return your completed application form, together with your letter of application (no more than 2 sides of A4) to the Head Teacher’s PA, Mrs C Smith, by post or by email to: The Fernwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring) check.

Head Teacher – Mr P Burke
The Fernwood School, Goodwood Road, Wollaton, Nottingham, NG8 2FT
0115 9286 326 |
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