5 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    April/Sept 2023

  • Closing date

    6 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS £28000 - £43685

Additional allowances

TLR 2C

What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity to join the team at Oasis Academy Sholing

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time’’ Thomas Merton

We have a fantastic opportunity for an imaginative and energetic Art teacher to take their next step into leadership. The role covers the leadership of art, music and drama. These subjects are extremely popular with students and we currently offer five KS4 creative arts subjects.

The subject is taught by enthusiastic, motivated, and well qualified faculty members, making the department well-liked and successful. Come and join our expanding department and help us motivate and encourage our students.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced teacher looking to make a difference in the lives of young people. You will join a friendly and supportive team that strives to ensure that all students enjoy their learning and surpass expectations of achievement. If you wish to grow professionally, join us, and become part of the team developing an outstanding academy.


The role and what we are looking for:

The successful candidate will be required to teach Art at KS3 and KS4 to the highest standard and make a positive difference to Academy life. You will lead the Creative Arts Department, which includes art, music and drama. A willingness to support the Academy ethos and support of extra-curricular activities within the Academy is essential. You must be able to use a range of teaching strategies to inspire and motivate our students and demonstrate a commitment to sharing best practice with colleagues in the department. A passion for creative arts and a commitment to developing it across the curriculum is paramount.


What the school offers its staff

Our offer to you:

When you join the Sholing family there are several offers you will receive that make us stand out as an employer of choice. These include but are not limited to:

  • Opportunities for training and development internally and externally – including certifications, with access to NPQML, NPQSL, and NPQH programmes through Oasis
  • Reduced workload through the Oasis curriculum resource bank
  • Defined benefit teachers’ pension.
  • Cycle-to-work Incentive
  • Healthcare Cash Plan Scheme
  • Free eye tests
  • Flexible working
  • Free use of our dedicated gym area
  • Access to free counselling service
  • Integrated IT provision to support teaching, including your own laptop and I-pad
  • A friendly environment with colleagues who care

Our academy:

Oasis Academy Sholing is a rapidly improving, forward-thinking Academy that maintains high expectations of staff and students.

Sholing is part of the highly successful Oasis Community Learning multi-academy trust. The successful candidate will share the ambition of community transformation, delivered by exceptional education at the heart of the community.

We are searching for somebody who has high expectations, a commitment to raising standards, and up-to-date knowledge of teaching and learning.

Commitment to safeguarding

Oasis Charitable Trust is wholly committed to ensuring that all children and adults at risk who engage with Oasis activities across the Oasis group through its subsidiaries (Oasis UK, Oasis Community Learning, Oasis College, Oasis Community Partnerships, Oasis Aquila Housing and STOP THE TRAFFIK), are cared for in a safe and secure environment. To fulfil this commitment, a number of safeguarding arrangements are in place.

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About Oasis Academy Sholing

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1017 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
02380448861

We are an inclusive of all secondary school based in Southampton catering for students aged 11-16. We believe that Oasis Academy Sholing celebrates success through world class aspiration and recognises the enjoyment in learning so that all are inspired to achieve.

Arranging a visit to Oasis Academy Sholing

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