This job expired on 13 December 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    13 December 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    28 November 2023

Job details

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Art & Design

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Head of Creative Arts job summary

Due to continued growth, popularity & expansion, we are seeking a qualified and experienced Head of Department to join our highly successful, flourishing and over-subscribed academy for April 2024 or sooner.

We offer a warm, welcoming and highly supportive working environment as well as a highly bespoke CPD package, progression routes, the opportunity to teach KS5, and many staff benefits, including:

  • Range of employee benefits from health and wellbeing including savings across UK major retailers and deposit free car leasing
  • Free use of the fully equipped fitness gym
  • The best professional development to support your career, including a comprehensive induction programme with trust wide career opportunities
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment
  • Access to a contributory pension scheme
  • Free confidential staff advice and counselling service, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Discounts at major retailers including up to 10% off at major retailers such as Sainsbury’s, Marks and Spencer, Costa, First Choice holidays and many more
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Negotiable relocation package

In addition, travel to us is easy with free onsite parking and mainline train station less than half a mile away.

This is a fantastic opportunity to appoint an inspirational Head of Creative Arts within our highly successful and over-subscribed Academy. This is a very exciting time to join and lead a supportive department who, we are proud to say, are a full team of dedicated specialists.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner with a passion for their subject and a genuine desire to secure the best possible outcomes for all students, as well as a commitment to leading and developing the team. We are looking for either an experienced Head of Department with a proven track record, or someone who already has TLR experience and is ready for a new and bigger challenge.

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early should we receive a high number of applicants.

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About Ormiston Rivers Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1156 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

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