Ardingly College

  • Haywards Heath
Ardingly College is seeking to appoint a Graduate Assistant Teacher of Drama to support the Drama department from September 2018 for a fixed term period of up to 12 months.

The role involves assisting the Director of Drama in the life and work of a busy and successful Drama department. It would suit somebody considering a teaching career, though no teaching experience or qualification is required.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about Drama, who has a love of learning and who wishes to share that passion with enthusiastic and energetic young people.

The role would suit recent graduates from university or drama school with ambitions to direct or teach, students at universities or drama schools on a third-year placement or an actor or director moving from the theatre into teaching, prior to training or first full job.

College accommodation may be available, with meals during term-time. The salary for this position is £12,000 - £14,000 per annum, depending on whether accommodation is required.

To view the full job description please see the documents attached at the top of the page. To apply please click the green 'apply' button in the top right-hand corner. If you require further information please contact HR on 01444 893059 or email .

A completed application should be submitted by the closing date of Tuesday 24th April 2018, although applications may be considered upon receipt. Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 30th April 2018.

Ardingly College is an independent co-educational boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 2½ -18, a member of the HMC and a school of the Woodard Corporation. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All employees are required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post including enhanced DBS checks.

Benefits: Pension scheme, Death in Service benefit, Private Health Insurance, Sports and Leisure Facilities, Meals, School Fee Remission, Salary sacrifice scheme. For a full list of benefits, please see the attached benefits document.