Art Teacher

Fulford School, York, North Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Art
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job description

If you want to join a lively and successful Art & Design team in September 2020 we would like to hear from you.

We are seeking a talented ambitious teacher with the skills, flair and expertise to enable students to enjoy their art lessons and support them to create a multitude of outcomes from exciting starting points and themes.

Fulford Art department offers it’s students an accessible space to develop their interest and potential to take their study beyond the school.

The successful applicant will:

Be a highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate Art Teacher who enjoys delivering a high quality learning experience in Art.
Be able to teach Art to A-Level.
Secure high standards of engagement, progress and achievement for all students.
Have the personality to be a supportive Form Tutor
Have energy, resilience, optimism, a sense of humour and the determination to see things through.
Be able and willing to make a full contribution to the life of the school and be committed to extra-curricular activities.

We have clear expectations in the School that lead to a well ordered and harmonious environment where pupils can excel.

You have the chance to work in one of the high-performing schools in the region – with formal recognition twice as “Sunday Times State Secondary School of the Year for the North of England”, and an Ofsted rating as Outstanding. We enjoy consistently high levels of parental satisfaction and positive student feedback / engagement which, along with over 170 highly motivated colleagues and excellent leadership at all levels, provides a fertile environment for you to develop within.

You will be joining a highly successful, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school with 1550 students in the school, including over 260 in the sixth form and a Trust with two primary schools and one junior school.

Essential educational requirements

Qualification to the equivalent of degree in subject area

Essential qualifications

QTS status

Essential skills and experience

Knowledge and understanding of subject at KS3, KS4, ‘A’ level - of strategies that improve understanding

Expertise in the subject area

Effective classroom practitioner with evidence or use of a range of strategies to create a positive
working atmosphere in which all students are actively involved in the maximization of learning

Ability to encourage and maintain a good standard of discipline through well focused

Ability to use appropriately a range of teaching and learning strategies for whole classes, individuals and groups which stimulate, challenge, engage and motivate students

Ability to set clear and appropriate targets, feedback to students and make use of assessment information to promote each student’s attainment and progress, and to plan future lessons

Ability to reflect on own practice

Ability to differentiate tasks appropriately

Employee benefits

Teachers Pay & Conditions

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1455 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Fulford School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Fulfordgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO10 4FY