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Teacher of Drama - (Fixed Term)

Closing Date:                       1st July 2022 at 11 am        

Start date:                             September 2022

Contract type:                      Maternity cover (Fixed-Term)

Salary:                                    MPS/UPS


The Role
The Corsham School Academy Group seeks to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Teacher of Drama to deliver exceptional teaching and learning to our students, and help to deliver continued improvements in GCSE and post-16 outcomes.  The successful candidate will model excellent practice, and have students’ progress at the forefront of their teaching. They will also contribute to the extracurricular life of the school.  This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional teacher to join us and make a significant contribution to our school.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be an inspirational and passionate teacher
  • be a professional who is able to work in partnership with parents and other stakeholders
  • be experienced in raising attainment in a classroom environment with students of all abilities
  • be able to show evidence of continually improving the teaching and learning of their subject through schemes of work and extracurricular activities

A strong commitment to raising achievement and standards is required along with an informed and creative approach to curriculum delivery. 


The Corsham School is part of a small Multi Academy Trust serving the market town of Corsham and surrounding villages. It is situated in North Wiltshire, on the outskirts of the Cotswolds, 8 miles from Bath and within easy reach of the M4.

The Corsham School is a ‘Good’ School where ‘Pupils behave well in and out of lessons, are respectful of each other and learn well in a secure, friendly and supportive setting.’ Ofsted Sept 2019

The Corsham School offers: -

  • Enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning
  • A caring and supportive department, staff body and wider school community
  • A commitment to professional development and career progression opportunities
  • A full programme of induction and support; we are committed to staff well-being, and are a very happy school where staff morale is high.

As part of the remuneration package The Corsham School Academy Group offers excellent Employee Benefits, including a Contributory Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, and Cycle to Work Scheme, together with discounts on High Street shopping, Cinema Tickets and Holidays.

If you wish to apply for this position, please apply via the application form. A separate letter (no more than 2 sides A4) addressed to the Headteacher should indicate how your qualifications and experience make you a suitable candidate for this post. Please download and complete the Application Form, and return it to the school via email to: headssecretary@corsham.wilts.sch.uk