Teacher of Art and Photography Hazelwick School, Crawley, West Sussex

Job description

TEACHER OF ART & PHOTOGRAPHY

Join Hazelwick – a popular, highly-successful and happy community where our students enjoy learning and teachers enjoy teaching

Our shared vision is “for each and every student to achieve their maximum potential.”

Salary: MPR/UPR plus Fringe Area Allowance (from £1,077 per annum)

Hazelwick is a high achieving and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed secondary school with 1500 students in Years 7 – 11 and 330 students in the 6th form.

As one of the highest performing schools in West Sussex, with a Progress 8 score of +0.49, we have an unwavering focus on enabling our students to achieve their maximum potential.

According to our recent Ofsted report, Hazelwick is a school:

•which is a warm and welcoming place to be with a clear sense of teamwork and community spirit and with excellent working relationships between staff and students
•where leaders and staff are passionate about wanting the best for every student
•which has strong staff morale and a strong sense of pride, which is shared by students and parents
•which has a clear programme of teacher coaching and professional development in place
•where students make consistently good progress across the wide range of academic subjects well above the national average at Key Stage 4
•where behaviour is very good; students are polite, friendly and conduct themselves well; they value their learning and play a full part in lessons
•a school where teachers are proud to work
•a school with excellent developmental and CPD opportunities for staff

Art at Hazelwick is:

•taught by a superb team of highly skilled, supportive and dedicated staff
•a popular option at KS4 and KS5
•an extremely supportive and collaborative staff team

For January 2020 we are looking for:

•a teacher who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and is committed to excellence and high student achievement
•a teacher who is able to teach KS3 and KS4 with the potential to teach KS5 now or in the future
•a teacher with a passion for working with young people and a perseverance to make a difference to them and their future
•a teacher with a focus on their own professional development and a drive to work with us to become the best teacher they can be

•applications from NQTs are welcome, who would benefit from our highly-praised professional studies and support programme.

•Hazelwick School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and communicates a clear framework to employees. Safeguarding is a key aspect of every role and all staff must have read and be fully aware of the Child Protection Policy. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

For further details about this post and to apply, please go to our school website: www.hazelwick.org

Please return your completed application by 9am on Monday 14th October 2019.

You are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible, as there may be occasions where we will close a vacancy and interview once sufficient applications have been received.

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Applications are welcome from NQTs and more experienced teachers

Employee benefits

CPD and Professional Studies programme for NQTs
Car parking on site
Free onsite gym
Employee benefits package


About Hazelwick School

Hazelwick is a high achieving and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed secondary school in West Sussex. As one of the highest performing schools in West Sussex, with a Progress 8 score of +0.44, we have an unwavering focus on enabling our students to achieve their maximum potential. Hazelwick is a school which is a warm and welcoming place to be, with a clear sense of teamwork and community spirit. We are a school where teachers are proud to work and have excellent development and CPD opportunities for staff

Address
Hazelwick School Close, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 1SX
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Hazelwick School website (opens in a new window)