Drama Teacher

Job Description

Are you a passionate Drama teacher looking to make a change? Do you know your Shakespeare from your Stanislavski? If so Flourish Education are recruiting a secondary Drama teacher to begin their role in September.

This Ofstead “Good” rated school are looking for a Drama teacher to join their vibrant Arts department for their Key stage 3 (KS3) students for 3 days per week. The role is initially for the whole academic year, and will then turn into a permanent role.

Responsibilities for the Drama Teacher role

  • Deliver Drama lessons to KS3 classes
  • Full planning, marking and assessment required.
  • Reporting pupil progress against targets/action plans
  • Work with Head of Drama Department to plan lessons.
  • Build relationships with the pupils, parents, and staff.
  • Attend CPD relevant to the role – whole staff and SLT meetings.

Required skills and experience for the Drama Teacher role

  • Experience in teaching Drama in KS3 (Key stage 3).
  • Must have the relevant teacher status: QTS / ECT’s (formerly NQTs) are encouraged to apply.
  • Ability to manage a classroom with excellent communication skills.
  • Contact references from all employment in the last 24 months.
  • Previous Drama Teacher experience.

Working as a Drama Teacher for Flourish Education offers you excellent benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary- Day rate of £153.84 to £211.96 which equates to £29,998.80 to £41,332.20 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate
  • Weekly pay
  • Pension Contributions
  • KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse.
    • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
    • £100 welcome to the team bonus paid automatically after working 10 days
    • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.


This school is in Harborne and easily accessed from Solihull, Hall Green, Acocks Green, Edgbaston, Selly Oak, Quinton, Bearwood and Bourneville and has on site parking available.

Interested? Apply now by clicking the link or call and ask for Annalisa for more information.


Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.