Teacher of Art Kirkby College, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

Job description

Teacher of Art
Standard Scale
Full time
Required for January 2020

Our School is vibrant, purposeful and inclusive. We demand commitment and have high expectations of both students and staff. As a team, we are committed to delivering high quality teaching and learning in a supportive and caring environment.

As a smaller than average school, students here benefit from being known as individuals. All students are supported in an environment which is positive, caring and inclusive; where success is celebrated publicly.

Kirkby College Academy is a community school, as such, it is important to us that students, parents and staff are highly valued. The latest Ofsted report (July 2018) stated that “leaders and managers are taking effective action towards the removal of special measures”. It is imperative that we all work together to ensure that the young people we serve can be successful. We work hard to build a culture of excellence through a range of opportunities which prepare students for life in the 21st Century.

Required as soon as possible, the Governors of this converted Academy School would welcome applications for the following posts at Kirkby College;

In Key Stage 4 students currently study AQA GCSE Art; knowledge of this specification would be advantageous. Art has been a consistently high achieving subject in both Key Stage 3 & 4.

We require applications from candidates who fit our core purpose of improving the life changes for all our students. You will be:

• A highly effective teacher
• Required to have a strong subject knowledge
• Committed to raising student achievement
• A proactive team player
• Efficient, highly motivated and organised.

For the right candidate the school will offer:

• Opportunities to develop your professional practice.
• A supportive yet challenging environment, aspiring for excellence.

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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Employee benefits

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About Kirkby College

Address
Tennyson Street, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 7DH
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Kirkby College website (opens in a new window)