Teacher of Art

The Mendip School, Shepton Mallet, Somerset


Job details

Subject Art
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and innovative teacher to work at The Mendip School, a school for children aged 4-19 with Autistic Spectrum Disorders and Speech Language and Communication Needs.

The successful applicant will lead art across the school from EYFS to Post 16. They will need to be able to teach art qualifications including GCSE. There may be a requirement to teach other subjects but this will be fully supported through CPD opportunities and in school training.

Applicants will need to be confident, resilient and have excellent communication skills. We are a hardworking and enthusiastic team who enjoy the challenges and opportunities of working within a school environment. If you are interested in joining our staff, please access further details and an application form from the vacancies section of the website.

The Bath and Mendip Partnership Trust 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 is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

• Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• Evidence of commitment to Continuing Professional Development
• Understanding of pupil educational development and well-being
• Effective teaching and learning strategies
• Capability to respond flexibly to the needs of a broad range of pupils with special needs
• Ability to develop and sustain good relationships with children, staff and parents
• Good communication skills

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance + TLR2a

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Not Applicable
School size 120 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Mendip School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email applications@thebathandmendippartnershiptrust.com

School location

Edmund Rack Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 4FZ