Teacher of Art & Design (Maternity cover)

Stockport School, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 6BW

4 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    9 January 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Maternity cover

Pay scale

Main or Upper Pay Spine

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding practitioner to the post of Teacher of Art & Design.

The successful candidate will join a high achieving and ambitious team in our very popular and over-subscribed school. The post would suit an inspirational and innovative teacher, ideally with a proven track record or future potential to deliver high quality outcomes for all at GCSE.

This role will provide the post holder with the opportunity to join a vibrant, well established and very successful Art & Design department and to gain excellent professional development as they progress in their career.

We are seeking a well-qualified colleague who has:

- A dynamic, innovative and creative approach with excellent interpersonal skills.

- The learner at the centre of their vision.

- Excellent classroom practice.

- Dedication to the value and importance of creativity, and Art & Design as a subject, providing opportunity for all.

- The ability to inspire, challenge, motivate and empower young people to achieve excellence.

- An absolute commitment to achieving the very highest of standards.

- An ambitious and dedicated professional approach with potential leadership attributes.

Applicants are required to be well-organised, inspirational teachers, who are passionate about their subject. You will be able to work independently and in liaison with other colleagues in order to create a high level of challenge for a range of learners in every lesson and support the on-going development of this high-achieving department.

What the school offers its staff

The school is a very popular over-subscribed school with year-on-year improving results and the Art & Design Department is a creative and successful team, who are often at the forefront of developments in education.

Commitment to safeguarding

The successful applicant's appointment will be subject to satisfactory clearance by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to j.richards@stockport.stockport.sch.uk

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About Stockport School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1288 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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