Teacher of Dance and Drama - St James School (Ted Wragg Trust)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • ECT/ MPR / UPR

Required from 1st September 2022.

Our school is part of the Ted Wragg Trust, an ambitious and inclusive Trust of schools strengthening our communities through excellent education. Our values driven, rapidly growing 2-18 Trust has the highest expectations for every child, every day, with social justice at our core. We are determined for everyone to fulfil their greatest potential, to be the best they can be. Our inclusive Trust has a relentless commitment to help transform lives through learning. 

The Ted Wragg Trust puts children at the centre of all we do. Delivering high quality, knowledge rich and inspiring curriculum. Our caring and inspirational team, work together to equip students with the knowledge, skills and experience to become compassionate and courageous citizens, determined to make the world a better place.  

This is an exciting opportunity to join the growing department within Performing Arts at St James. The team is made up of friendly, enthusiastic, passionate practitioners who strive only for the best. This post would require the successful applicant to teach KS3 Drama, KS4 Dance and KS4 Performing Arts (BTEC Acting pathway) the department has outstanding progress in all of these areas currently. The department has a large, black box studio fitted with professional lighting, a full scale theatre hall and a well-equipped dance studio. Arts are at the heart of what we do at St James, students have the opportunity to perform in a number of different showcases, the large scale annual show and within lesson time. We are currently on the journey of promoting the arts and have some exciting opportunities to look forward to, we are currently recruiting for someone that will join the team and be just as passionate about the arts as us.

If you are able to meet the requirements of this role, we would love to hear from you.  For an informal conversation to find out more about the role, or to visit us at St James please contact 01392 209922, or email Chelsi Ballard (Head of Drama and Dance) at CXB@stjamesexeter.co.uk 

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.  This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

The Trust is committed to ensuring that our employees are able to achieve their full potential in an environment offering dignity, respect and equality of opportunity.

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from the Ted Wragg Trust website https://www.tedwraggtrust.co.uk/vacancy/ 

All applications should be made by completing the Trust application form, including evidence of how you meet the person specification for the role and should be submitted to recruitment@stjamesexeter.co.uk by 9am on the closing date.

Interview date: to be confirmed

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX4 8NN

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupTeaching - Secondary

  • Salary Details

    ECT/ MPR / UPR

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    0.5 FTE

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required