Head of Art

Farmor's School, Fairford, Gloucestershire

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Job details

Subject Art and design
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 4 to Upper pay range 3, £30,299 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

The Role
The Head of Art takes responsibility for all curricular and extra-curricular art at the school. Art is taught throughout the school, from Year 7 to Year 13. Students are taught Art and Design as well as Photography up to GCSE and A Level.

Our students produce work of a very high standard, across all media and we are very proud of their achievements. We are looking for a highly knowledgeable Head of Art who has a passion for the subject and a broad knowledge of the current landscape of Art and Design.

The postholder will be responsible for leading the department to promote participation and excellence in all aspects of Art.

The Person
Suitable candidates will have a passion for all areas of Art and Design, including painting, sculpture and print as well as more contemporary forms of art. They will have a range of art skills and be comfortable teaching oil painting as well as printing and clay work.

Essential educational requirements

Degree with QTS or PGCE qualification

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

A passion for all areas of Art and Design, including painting, sculpture and print as well as contemporary forms of art.

A broad knowledge of the current landscape of Art and Design.

A range of art skills and be comfortable teaching oil painting as well as printing and clay work.

Employee benefits

TLR2b

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1000 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Farmor's School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@farmors.gloucs.sch.uk

About Farmor's School

School location

The Park, Fairford, Gloucestershire, GL7 4JQ