Teacher of Art/Photography - Part Time (0.4 FTE)

The St Leonards Academy, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Art
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Teacher of Art/Photography
The St Leonards Academy
Permanent contract - 0.4 FTE

The St Leonards Academy opened on 1st September 2011 and achieved a 'Good' Ofsted inspection in January 2017. Our mission is to create a culture of innovation and excellence that unlocks the potential of every student. We are committed to providing outstanding learning experiences for all our students to enable them to develop as confident, independent individuals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The St Leonards Academy and we would like to appoint a Teacher of Art and Photography to teach Key Stage 3 and 4. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, presence and authority who can deliver consistently good or better lessons, as well as a team member who will collaborate with colleagues to ensure the progress of students.

We can offer you:
• the opportunity to work within an Academy recently classified as ‘Good’ by Ofsted
• a calm, positive and innovative learning environment
• excellent facilities and resources for staff and students
• excellent professional development opportunities

We offer a wide range of exciting and useful employee benefits to all our employees, including: flexible working to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive annual leave entitlement, maternity and paternity leave, and discounts and offers with popular retailers.

We believe in the power of motivated and happy staff, which is why we seek to enrich and reward our employees wherever we can.

To arrange a visit to the academy or to have an informal discussion then please contact Gail Ferguson, Academy Admin Manager on 01424 448740.

Closing date: 22nd November 2019 but applications will be considered as they are received

To download a job description, person specification and application form please visit our website www.brightonacademiestrust.org.uk/careers/vacancies

Thank you for your interest

Essential educational requirements


Qualification criteria
• Degree / Qualified Teacher Status
• Permitted to work in the UK
• Evidence of relevant and substantial CPD

Essential qualifications


Qualification criteria
• Degree / Qualified Teacher Status
• Permitted to work in the UK
• Evidence of relevant and substantial CPD

Essential skills and experience

Ethos, Skills and Knowledge
• Commitment to fully inclusive education
• Commitment to the pursuit of high standards – academic and behavioural
• Commitment to staff participation in decision making
• Commitment to quality provision for SEN students
• Commitment to equal opportunities
• The ability to work in a fast moving and constantly changing environment
• Effective teaching, student management and communication skills

Personal Qualities
• Vision, warmth, energy, resilience, enthusiasm and caring

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1433 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The St Leonards Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@brightonacademiestrust.org.uk

School location

Edinburgh Campus,, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 8HH