WPT Drama Practitioner

Job Vacancy

Drama Practitioner

Permanent, 37 hours per week, term time only

WPT Band 5 £23,023 – £24,920 (£19,923 – £21,565 pro rata)

As soon as possible


wickersley partnership trust

Wednesday 31st August 2022 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, students and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

We have a vacancy for a versatile, skilful and dedicated Drama Practitioner to provide high-quality support to the extra curricular activities offered by the Drama departments within the Wickersley Partnership Trust. The main focus of this post is to provide technical and backstage support across all Key Stages at different sites.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A wide range of excellent practical and technical skills
  • Strong organisational ability
  • A genuine interest in Drama education and young people

Drama plays a prominent part in the life of the schools with the WPT and consistently achieves excellent results. The teaching accommodation is good across sites and we have dedicated Drama rooms.

Please visit our new recruitment website to apply.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

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Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.