This job expired on 4 October 2023

  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    4 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Art and design

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time Full time or part time hours considered. Part time Full time or part time hours considered

Contract type


Pay scale

Main/Upper Pay Scale (M1-U3)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Ability to teach "outstanding" lessons in Art & Photography
  • Ability to implement schemes of work and ensure they are implemented to a high standard
  • Commitment to safeguarding and child protection.

If you are a dynamic teacher with experience and passionate about the subject of Art & Photography, who would like to work in a supportive and collaborative environment and you feel that you have the enthusiasm and commitment required to join our school, please apply.

What the school offers its staff

Why work for The Sigma Trust, Philip Morant School & College?

We can offer you:

  • A Competitive Salary
  • Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish
  • Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships
  • Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme and Discounted Gym Membership at selected local gyms

Please note that an integration period applies to all new staff joining the Trust, to support introduction into the organisation.

Further details about the role

The Role

We are looking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational Teacher of Art & Photography.

The position will suit an experienced or newly qualified teacher.

Do you believe that there are no limits to student achievement? If so, why not consider joining our school and make a real difference to our students.

We are a community where everyone feels they belong and are the best they can be.

The Art & Photography department has been recently refurbished with its own photography studio and communal office. As soon as you set foot in our Art and Photography department the passion and high expectations are clear. Students study Art and Photography to A level.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Be accountable for student progress and development within your classes.
  • Be innovative in your own teaching and to develop and enhance the teaching practice of others.
  • Plan collaboratively with colleagues in order to promote effective practice and provide a broad, balanced and ambitious curriculum.
  • Be a form tutor to promote a sense of belonging amongst our students.

We will accept applications for a part time or full time position. We will also accept applications from teachers who can only offer art and not photography.

If you would like any further information please email paige.veitch@pmsc.school

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Philip Morant School and College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1733 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to Philip Morant School and College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@sigmatrust.org.uk.

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