Freelance Drama Teacher: Montage Theatre Arts

Montage Theatre Arts - a friendly and professional theatre school for children aged 3-16 - is seeking a drama teacher for their Saturday School. Based in Brockley, South East London.

Montage Theatre Arts (MTA) is a charity based in south-east London, established in 1998 by Founder Judy Gordon. The charity is now managed by a General Manager and a team of other professional practitioners and office staff. The company runs 37 weekly classes in performing arts plus holiday courses for young people and the elderly from the local community.  With a respected track record for offering excellent and vital opportunities, MTA continues to  help people from a highly deprived areas acquire techniques and skills, develop confidence and social ability, whilst also breaking down barriers between cultural groups and the generations.

Person Specification

  • You must genuinely enjoy working with children and young people.
  • You will have good references with a formal teaching qualification such as a theatre degree, LAMDA and/or extensive teaching experience in leading workshops and shows.
  • You must have proven experience teaching children under 5 years to 16 years.
  • You are looking for a commitment to the company for a minimum of one term. 

Dates: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th May/ 10th, 17th, 24th June/ 1st, 8th, 15th July (opportunity to extend contract to the next academic year for the right candidate)
Time: 9.15am - 1.15pm 
Salary:  £24 p/h (£90 per week)

Application process
If you wish to apply for the position please submit a teaching CV and a supporting letter outlining reasons for applying for the post and providing information demonstrating your suitability in meeting the person specification by Thursday 27th April 2017.
Interviews for short-listed candidates will take place in the week of 1stMay 2017
The post will ideally commence on Saturday 6th May 2017.


Applications, or requests for further information may be submitted by post or email to the General Manager, The Albany, Douglas Way, London, SE8 4AG,

19/04/2017 - 27/04/2017
Contact Name: 
Emma Hobday
Contact Email:
Contact Number: 
0208 692 7007