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  • Job start date

    1 September 2022

  • Closing date

    6 June 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    6 May 2022

Job details

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Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£25,714 to £36,961 Per Year

Teacher of Art/Textiles - Highdown School job summary

Teachers Main Payscale. Required for September 2022 Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is a very popular, oversubscribed and successful school set in 30 acres of parkland in Cavershamto the north of Reading. We are looking to appoint a dynamic and talented teacher of Art with a specialism in Textiles to join our successful Art Department. A willingness to teach across all years and abilities is essential. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented, dynamic and ambitious ECT or experienced professional. You should be a highly motivated and successful practitioner who is willing to contribute to all aspects of the school vision and the many enrichment activities that the department offers. Highdown School has a superb professional development package for teachers at all stages of their careers. Why Highdown School? • We are a Good School with many outstanding features which continues to rapidly improve • We are committed to staff professional learning and leadership development for all staff, at all levels • We provide highly regarded professional learning and Coaching for Excellence programmes • We have adopted a ‘Fair Workload Charter’ • Staff have subsidised access to Highdown Sport and Leisure facilities We are on a journey to becoming a ‘regional centre of excellence’. Why not join us? Applications considered on receipt For details and an application form visit our website www.highdown.reading.sch.uk. Please return your completed application form to Miss Nicci Burns, Headteacher’s PA, by email hnb@highdown.reading.sch.uk or call 0118 901 5800 Highdown School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. We are also trained in safer recruitment and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and a ‘Prohibition from Teaching’ check.
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About Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1575 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Highdown was awarded academy status in 2010 and was judged to be a good school by Ofsted in April 2015.

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is a thriving school where all students are challenged to reach excellence every day.

Our most important resource is our staff. Therefore, we aim to create the conditions and culture within the academy that make Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre a rewarding place to work. We are committed to investing in staff professional learning and leadership development, taking action to rationalise workload, promote mental and physical health and wellbeing, and encourage collaboration and peer support.

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, teaching and support staff (including temporary and supply staff), governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

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