Head of Drama - Havering - MPS - UPS
School: Secondary school in Havering
Position: Head of Drama
Salary: £26,139 - £42,077
Start date: ASAP
I am working with a forward thinking school who are currently undergoing a transitional phase due to the appointment of a new Head at the start of the calendar year. The school has new priorities and a new vision and wish to utilise that momentum in order to bring about positive change.
The school are seeking a Head of Drama who is confident and capable of maintaining the schools strong past with performing arts.
As Head of Drama you would be accountable for the standards of attainment and achievement for all students in their curriculum area. This will be set against school targets in terms of prior attainment, relative school performance and value added statistics.
You will also be accountable for the leadership and the improvement in the quality of teaching and learning across Drama and specifically standards of attainment and achievement in Key stages 3, 4 and KS5.
Teaching and Learning Responsibilities:
To provide professional leadership and management for their subject area and secure high quality teaching, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all pupils, to consistently and effectively plan lessons and sequences of lessons to meet pupils' individual learning needs.
- Consistently and effectively use information about prior attainment to set well-grounded expectations for pupils and monitor progress to give clear and constructive feedback.
- Curriculum leaders should use data effectively to set targets for students' progress and intervene appropriately when it is clear there is student underachievement in the curriculum area.
- Develop and implement policies and practices for the curriculum area which reflect the school's commitment to high achievement.
- Monitor progress made in achieving subject plans and targets, evaluate their effectiveness.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS).
For more information please contact Paul Madigan at Capita Education Resourcing on .