Teacher of Art (Full time, temporary contract) Priestnall School, Stockport, Cheshire

Job description

We are currently seeking to appoint a Teacher of Art (full-time, temporary) to join our successful School. The position offers a unique opportunity to make a major contribution towards our continued high achievement. Our Art subject area delivers a vibrant and engaging curriculum at both Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. This popular and valued subject achieves excellent examination results on a consistent basis across a range of subject areas and Key Stage 4 qualifications.

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;
• the ability to inspire, challenge, motivate and empower young people to achieve excellence;
• an absolute commitment to achieving the very highest of standards.

Essential educational requirements

Good first degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Evidence of recent professional development in relevant strategies
Specialist teacher of Art

Essential skills and experience

Successful teaching experience
Demonstrable knowledge of how students make effective progress
Successful development of raising attainment in the classroom
Evidence of up to date CPD
Excellent classroom practitioner
Record of setting, expecting and maintaining high standards from students
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to communicate effectively with staff, students and parents

Employee benefits

Teachers pension scheme
Free membership of Life Leisure at Priestnall School
Discounts negotiated by Local Authority including cinema tickets, restaurants and mobile phone contracts.

About Priestnall School

Priestnall Road, Stockport, Cheshire, SK4 3HP
LA Maintained School
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