Teacher of Art The Cornelius Vermuyden School, Canvey Island, Essex

Job description

We are seeking to appoint, from September 2020, a qualified and highly enthusiastic Teacher of Art. Candidates can be experienced or newly qualified, but the successful candidate will be a motivated and dynamic colleague, with a passion for raising standards and attainment.

The successful candidate will be able to teach across the ability and age range, supporting the development of Art to the highest standards for all pupils at Key Stages 3 and 4.

Cornelius Vermuyden is the perfect place to take the next step in, or start, your teaching career. Whether you are just joining the teaching profession, or are looking for an exciting opportunity to further your career, you can be assured of our commitment to developing you as a professional in terms of high-quality support and training.

Our offer of continued professional development will result in a personalised programme of support and training to enhance your skills and abilities, supported by state-of-the-art technology.

Please apply using the accompanying application form. Alternatively, you can visit the school’s website, www.corneliusvermuyden.com, and use the application form under Key Materials in the vacancy section under Staff Information. Please send your completed application to Mrs A Beckman, Headteacher’s PA, either by email to abeckman@corver.rmplc.co.uk, or by post to the school’s address.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CVs sent via a recruitment agency will not be considered.

The governing body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response. We would therefore recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

Please note that only those applicants who are asked to attend for interview will be contacted.

Essential educational requirements

English and Maths qualifications

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Successful teaching experience or relevant experience
Experience of teaching in secondary education

Employee benefits

Personalised programme of support and training.

About The Cornelius Vermuyden School

Cornelius Vermuyden is a vibrant and distinctive learning community in which all students receive the support, challenge and encouragement that they need to become successful, confident and mature young people who are well-prepared for life beyond school. Located on a beautiful site on Canvey Island and easily accessible to all parts of Essex, Southend and London, the school provides a secure and happy environment for positive and exciting learning experiences.

Dinant Avenue, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 9QS
The Cornelius Vermuyden School website (opens in a new window)