£32157 - £47139 per annum + benefits package and CPD
Permanent | Full Time
A school that is outstanding in every aspect, are looking to appoint an Art Teacher to commence a full time, permanent role in September 2022.
SCHOOL INFORMATION - Art Teacher
The School is a high achieving and exceptionally successful girls' comprehensive for students aged 11 to 18. Their mission statement, 'Excellent Education for All' and their five key Values underpin everything that they do to ensure all their students leave us confident, ambitious and determined to be the very best they can be.
Academic excellence, inclusivity and strong pastoral care is what they are renowned for. They create a safe and nurturing space and work in partnership with a range of organisations and companies to build students' confidence, broaden their experiences and develop their curious minds.
School Vision Statements
Empower: To create an environment that empowers every member of our diverse school community to thrive
Prepare: To foster progression, adaptability, resilience, creativity and empathy in our young women preparing them with the skills and qualities to succeed and have choices in their adult life
First Choice: To be a first choice school for young women
Broad & Aspirational: To provide a broad, relevant and aspirational education
Passion for Learning: To create a positive learning environment that inspires a passion for learning so that every student progresses and thrives
The School is therefore committed to working collaboratively with parents, carers and the local community to support our young people during their formative years. By providing an environment where differences are celebrated and respected, they aim to enable students to develop a strong sense of identity and individual purpose.
REQUIREMENTS - Art Teacher
Applications are welcome from an Art Teacher at any stage in their career including ECT's as the school has a reputation for providing outstanding support and professional development training. Art Teachers and overseas trained Art Teachers will be considered for this position, but applicants should have UK QTS or an overseas formal secondary school teaching qualification recognised in the UK. Ideally you will have experience of working in a London Secondary School and can demonstrate a track record of delivering outstanding results.
THE ROLE - Art Teacher
Art Teacher required who would enjoy working with highly motivated, intellectually curious students at Key Stages 3 and 4. For exceptional candidates the opportunity to offer Key Stage 5 exists.
The Art Department has both experienced and newly-qualified members of staff. All are able to offer the support required for any teacher, including a newly-qualified teacher, who is eager to contribute and make a difference to students that are conscientious and enthusiastic. They are supported by a fantastic team of technicians who are diligent in their preparation, organisation and involvement in aspects of teaching and learning.
The Art Department, as a whole, works as a close-knit group, sharing resources and strategies across the year groups taught at the school. Art is a popular option at GCSE and A Level. The creative arts is a school focus and passion and student are encouraged to pursue their artistic interests and talents.
Strong exam results were recorded in 2021, with 75% of students receiving grades 9 - 5% in all GCSEs and 83% of all students obtaining A* - C at A Level.
As a member of staff you will experience a collaborative professional community, with quality development opportunities to inspire our students. Staff well being is of high importance and staff will be trusted and valued. They constantly push so that the School is a great place where everyone works together on a daily basis to be their best.
In return, the school can offer the successful Art Teacher the following:
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