Director of Drama

King Edward’s School is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual for the role of Director of Drama to lead, promote and deliver an exceptional programme of academic and co-curricular Drama including overseeing an outstanding production programme from 1 September 2021.

King Edward’s is one of the most interesting, diverse and intellectually ambitious independent schools in the country, situated in a green ‘oasis’ close to the heart of England’s second city; both the School and the city are at an exciting stage of development.

The school teaches IGCSE and the International Baccalaureate Diploma (although IB experience is not essential for this post), and the salary scale is significantly above the state sector.

Closing date: The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 15 March 2021. 
Interviews: Interviews will provisionally take place on Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 March 2021. 

How to apply
To apply for this role, forward a completed application form (available for download below) and a covering letter addressed to the Chief Master by email to:

Download application pack.
Download application form

If you have any queries about the role or would like to discuss it in more detail, please contact the Assistant Head Co-curricular, Matthew Bartlett, by email:

King Edward’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check. A copy of the School’s Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy is available on the School website.

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