Ref 192975
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From ASAP 
Closing Date 12noon 02/09/2024
Walton-le-Dale High School
Brindle Road , Bamber Bridge , Preston , Lancashire , PR5 6RN
Tel: 01772 335726
School website:
Roll: 745
We are seeking a temporary teacher of Drama with excellent quali&£64257;cations, who is enthusiastic and dynamic with a strong ambition to improve our provision. We are looking for a colleague who will work collaboratively with the team, is receptive to innovative practices, and is an inspirational and motivational practitioner. You will also be expected to take an active role in all aspects of the wider curriculum including form tutor role and contribution to our PD curriculum.

The ethos of the department is one of engagement, enjoyment, excellent teacher/student relationships and expectations of high standards for all students, regardless of their starting point. We are seeking someone who will help to create a safe and supportive learning environment for pupils to explore their own creativity. A sense of humour and the ability to be a team player are vital.

Please see attached job pack for further information.

Closing Date: 12 noon Monday 2nd September 2024
Proposed Interview Date: Week commencing 9th September 2024

The application form can be downloaded from the vacancies page of the website: In addition, please submit an accompanying statement to outline how your experiences demonstrate that you meet the person speci&£64257;cation. Please include here details of your experience and your suitability for the post—maximum 2 sides of A4, size 12 font.
Please return applications by email, marked ‘Teacher of Drama application’ to:

Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached.

Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.
Essential Qualifications
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Desirable Qualifications
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Essential Experience
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Desirable Experience
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Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Rachel Long - 01772 335726

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application form attached.
Please return applications by email, marked ‘Teacher of Drama application’ to:

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.