Teacher of Drama and Theatre Studies

Teacher of Drama & Theatre Studies

Fixed Term contract from 1st September 2019 to 31st August 2020

0.6 FTE – Over 4 Days Per week

Salary Subject to Experience – to be discussed at interview


Required from September 2019 on a fixed term 0.6 FTE contract for one year.

A TLR will be considered for leading the Drama Department for the right candidate.

We are seeking a committed, enthusiastic and suitably qualified teacher of Drama to join our experienced and successful team.  There is a high take-up at GCSE and we achieve good results at the end of Key Stage 4.  Drama is a popular subject with GCSE and A Level classes.

The post will involve the opportunity to teach Drama at GCSE and A Level.


An Application Form is available, either via the ‘Apply’ button on Dorset For You or on our website here.

Completed Application Forms should be uploaded via Dorset For You or sent to


If you would like an informal phone chat about the post or a visit to the school please email johnevans@fernup.dorset.sch.uk

Ferndown Upper School is a great place to work and we look forward to receiving your application.

Closing date:      Midnight Tuesday 16th July         

Interviews:         Thursday 18th July


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check (formerly CRB) in line with the Governments safer recruitment guidelines.

Ferndown Upper School values the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.