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Drama Supply Teacher

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Supply Drama Teacher - Chesham

Dunbar Education is delighted to offer an exciting opportunity for an experienced Drama Teacher to join an outstanding grammar school in Chesham. This temporary role is ideal for a passionate educator with a proven track record in teaching drama at the secondary level. The position is available for an immediate start and will continue until the end of the academic year.

Position: Supply Drama Teacher

Location: Chesham

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: End of the academic year

About the Role: The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering engaging and high-quality drama lessons to secondary school students, covering the curriculum effectively and inspiring students to achieve their best. This role is pivotal in maintaining the exceptional standards of the school's drama department during the absence of the permanent teacher.

Key Requirements:

  • Previous experience teaching drama at the secondary level is essential.
  • Non-QTS candidates will be considered based on relevant experience and expertise.
  • Ability to engage and inspire students, fostering a love for drama and the performing arts.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) candidates will be paid according to the Main Pay Scale (MPS) / Upper Pay Scale (UPS).
  • Unqualified teachers will receive a competitive day rate starting at £130/day.

About the School: This outstanding grammar school, rated as such by Ofsted, prides itself on academic excellence and a strong commitment to the performing arts. The school provides a supportive and dynamic environment, ensuring both staff and students thrive.

Why Join Dunbar Education?

  • Opportunity to work in a highly-regarded grammar school.
  • Competitive rates of pay and flexible payment options.
  • Supportive and responsive team to assist with your placement and career development.

Application Process: To apply, please submit your CV along with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and suitability for the role. Early applications are encouraged as we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.

Dunbar Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and provide references.

For more information or to apply, please contact us at Dunbar Education.

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