Teacher of Art

Batley Girls High School, Batley, West Yorkshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £24,373 to £40,490
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

Batley Multi Academy Trust’s sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Batley Grammar School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School.

We are an ‘Outstanding’ 11-19 school and we are very proud of our achievements: ‘Students achieve exceptionally well in this outstanding academy. They make rapid and sustained progress’ (Ofsted, 2013). We have an ethos based around the ideas of Achievement, Respect and Transformation (ART). Respect for self, for others and for learning is at the core of everything we do.

We are seeking to appoint a talented Teacher to join our Art Department. The successful applicant will be student centred and a collaborative practitioner. The role has a requirement to teach up to Key stage 5, previous experience of this is essential.

The role is offered on a full time permanent basis, but applications would also be considered from candidates wishing to work on a part time basis.

If you are a highly effective classroom teacher with excellent communication skills and are keen to make a difference to the progress and aspirations of our Girls’ then we would welcome your application.

Please apply by completing a Batley Multi Academy Trust application form and a Personal details and Equal opportunities form, available at www.batleymat.co.uk or by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/ recruitment@batleymat.co.uk, for consideration by our selection panel.

Closing date for applications Wednesday is 01 April 2020
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 22 April 2020

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent qualification in Art

Qualified Teacher Status.

Commitment to further professional development.

Experience of teaching Art in a Secondary School to KS 5 level.

Experience of monitoring and mentoring Students.

Essential qualifications

Excellent classroom practitioner.

Total commitment to multicultural context and multi-faith communities.

Essential skills and experience

Ability to use ICT for teaching and administrative purposes.

Ability to relate to, and motivate, students.

Enthusiasm for subject.

Excellent communication skills.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1229 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Batley Girls High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@batleymat.co.uk

School location

Windmill Lane, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 0LD