Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    14 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Priory Witham Academy is looking for a highly motivated and passionate Teacher of Art to join a school that makes a genuine difference to its students and supports its staff to achieve their individual goals. We passionately believe there is something special about our Academy– a tangible sense of community and an unwavering commitment to fulfil our motto ‘Believe Together Achieve Together’.

The Priory Witham Academy is an ‘all through’ (EYFS – 18) Academy in Lincoln that is central to the community it serves. Our dedicated team of staff are supportive and aspirant and in return benefit from a high trust, high accountability environment where our ‘open door’ policy values and celebrates the inputs of individuals to create our Academy vision.

We are seeking to appoint a full time teacher of Art to start in September 2024 but would also consider someone looking for 4 days a week. We seek a teacher who is passionate about the subject and able to plan, prepare and deliver outstanding and engaging lessons with experience of teaching and curriculum planning across KS3, 4 and 5.The successful candidate will have the vision, drive and interpersonal skills to build strong relationships with our students and will demonstrate the dedication and motivation to enable all learners to achieve their fullest potential.This is an exciting time to join the Academy as we look to deliver the Craft and Design T-Level with a specialism in Fashion, although there is no direct requirement to teach this.The Department is currently undergoing a period of expansion with a new Fashion suite planned for 2024/25. The successful candidate would also have the opportunity to teach GCSE Photography, experience teaching in this area would be beneficial but is not a requirement.

You will join a thriving, cohesive team who have a passion for teaching and learning at its core and offer an inspiring curriculum supported by a range of enrichment opportunities. You should be a highly motivated individual who is keen to embrace the opportunities this position presents.

What the school offers its staff

The Priory Federation of Academies Trust is an established and supportive MAT. Our scale allows both flexibility and creativity in terms of career development, with permanent and secondment opportunities across our academies allowing exciting career pathways. We are determined in our mission to improve the life chances of our students and we are equally ambitious for, and committed to, the wellbeing and development of our staff. All our staff benefit from comprehensive induction, extensive CPD opportunities, our Employee Benefits Programme and excellent support from our HR team. The Trust follows national school teachers’ pay and conditions and adheres to the national pay recommendations.

Visits to the academy are welcomed and encouraged. To arrange a visit, or for further information about the post, please contact Marie Seller, PA to the Headteachers atmseller@prioryacademies.co.ukor telephone 01522 882900.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Priory Witham Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 18
School size
1087 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 18

School location

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