Lead Teacher of Art

The Oakwood Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


Job details

Subject Art
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,372 to £40,490

Job description


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational
Lead Teacher of Art to join a committed and successful Expressive Arts department.

The Oakwood Academy is working in partnership with The Redhill Academy Trust. The Academy is also a member of Redhill Teaching School Alliance and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and the chance to work alongside other high performing schools in the region. Oakwood became an academy, sponsored by The Redhill Academy Trust, on April 1st 2015.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mr Hillyard, Assistant Teacher, on the academy telephone number.

An information pack including an application form is available to download from the academy’s website or by contacting S Wright, PA to the Head Teacher s.wright@oakwoodacademy.org.uk

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon – Friday 27th March
Lead Interview date: TBC

Essential educational requirements

Degree level qualification

Essential qualifications

Degree level qualification

Essential skills and experience

Able to teach full range of ability 11-16.
Able to create an excellent climate for learning within teaching area.
Able to use a range of strategies to promote learning.
Able to manage and encourage good behaviour.
Able to develop positive and meaningful relationships with students.
Able to make appropriate use of ICT for learning.
Understanding of how to use data to inform planning and improve students’ performance.
Understanding of a range of assessment for learning approaches, including grades where appropriate.
Able to communicate with students, parents and carers about student’s progress.
Participation/development of extra-curricular activities.

Employee benefits


School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 687 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Oakwood Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email s.wright@oakwoodacademy.org.uk

School location

Bewcastle Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG5 9PJ