This job expired on 9 April 2024

  • Job start date

    27 August 2024

  • Closing date

    9 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 March 2024

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Full-time equivalent salary

£30,500 - £47,133

What skills and experience we're looking for

Richard Huish College has a strong reputation regionally in its offer of a wide range of A level and vocational courses in Taunton and the surrounding areas in Somerset.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, multi-talented, versatile Media teacher to join our growing Media department. You will join an excellent team, strongly committed to reflecting on its teaching techniques and sharing excellent resources.

The Media department is growing with increasing numbers in both our Level 2 and 3 courses. As a teacher in the department, you will work within a successful team of 4 teachers delivering a range of courses, including the OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Digital Media, Extended Diploma (moving to the Pearson BTEC) and the Level First Certificate in Digital Media. We are seeking a part-time teacher to teach across this range of qualifications.

The successful candidate will have the skill set and adaptability to deliver both examined content- and portfolio-based materials in vocational subjects. You will also have the ability to inspire and develop students and be dedicated to raising the standard of teaching and using a range of strategies to deliver continued success. We are looking for someone who has a strong technical background, experience of Adobe Creative Suite is essential.

Students across all subjects have access to dedicated Mac suite classrooms with relevant software and are supported by a technician.

Richard Huish is a welcoming, supportive, and exciting place to work, which promotes a culture of respect and high aspirations for both staff and students.

  • Salary: Sixth Form Colleges Teachers pay scale £30,500 - £47,133 (FTE) Depending on experience
  • Actual salary based on 0.8 FTE: £20,400-£37,706
  • Hours: Part time 0.8 FTE
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Start Date: 27th August 2024
  • Closing date:9.00am on the 9th April 2024
  • Interview Date: Monday 15th April 2024

To apply for this position, please complete the online application form and use the supporting statement box to explain how your values, knowledge, experience, skills and abilities meet the requirements of the Job Description.

Please provide a full employment history since leaving education and explain any gaps in your employment history and include dates. CVs and incomplete application forms will not be accepted.

Please read the application guidance notes and the Principal’s letter to applicants.

Richard Huish College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

These posts require a criminal background check via the disclosure procedure.

We actively promote equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

As part of the shortlisting, Richard Huish College may undertake an online search in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance

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What the school offers its staff


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)
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 Richard Huish College

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Academy, ages 16 to 19
School size
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