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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    23 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

TMS 1 - UPS 3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our school is part of the Blackdown Education Partnership, we believe that our schools should sit at the heart of our communities; that there are no limits to what our children and young people can achieve; and that they should be great places to work and learn.

We are incredibly proud of our Trust and the schools within it. Strong partnerships, collaboration and generosity are the bonds which underpin our collective mission to provide great education for all children no matter what their starting point or their background.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within The Castle School, Taunton, for an ambitious and inspirational Teacher of Art who is passionate about providing high quality teaching and learning and has a natural flair for delivering creative and dynamic lessons to join our school from September 2024.

At The Castle School you will be joining an enthusiastic andhard-workingteamthat includes Art, Drama,Dance,and Music. All students follow a varied Arts curriculum with specialist teachers through key stage 3, and benefit from a fantastic range ofextra-curricularopportunities including clubs and groups, music tuition, concerts, plays and musicals including a major school production, a Dance showcase, VarietyShow, Community Concertand Art, Photography and Textiles exhibitions. We offer 5 Arts GCSE courses and 2 BTEC Courses and up-take at key stage 4 is excellent. You will need to be able to teach Textiles at GCSE level.

What the school offers its staff

The Arts are valued here for the huge contribution they make to the life of the school and to the learning and wellbeing of our students. The Art department currently has 2 full-time and 2 part time teachers, and there is a part time technician. Art is popular at both key stages, with students progressing to study Fine Art, Photography and Textiles GCSE courses. We have 3purpose-builtart rooms and regular use of a computer suite.

At The Castle School we have very high expectations of ourselves and of our students. We invest heavily in our staff and have a superb reputation for outstanding support and development for teachers, particularly for ECTs.


Further details about the role

You should be a committed and high-quality teacher wishing to join an extremely effective and supportive department. ECTs and experienced teachers are equally welcome to apply.

All applications should be made by completing the application form available, including evidence of how you meet the person specification for the role and should be submitted by 9am on the closing date.

Further details are available within the job description and person specification.

Closing date: Friday 23rd February 2024 at 9:00am

Interview: Week commencing 26th February 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

The Castle Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all who work here to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS disclosures.

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About The Castle School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1199 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

At The Castle School we have very high expectations of ourselves and of our students. We invest heavily in our staff and have a superb reputation for outstanding support and development for teachers, particularly for ECTs. The successful candidate will join our outstanding Trust comprising two secondary schools and a growing number of primary schools.

We can offer you: An opportunity to work in an experienced and supportive team from whom you can learn, develop and grow. A friendly, busy and dynamic workplace where each day is different from the last. A competitive salary. Wider opportunities to be involved across our Trust. An energised and professional working environment.

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