Teacher of Photography (Maternity Cover) Plympton Academy, Plymouth, Devon

Job description

We are looking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and committed specialist teacher of Photography to cover maternity leave.

The successful candidate will be passionate about Photography, dedicated to providing exceptional learning experiences in the classroom, and keen to contribute to wider aspects of Academy life. You will be joining a department with an excellent long term track record of academic success.
The ability to teach to A’ Level is desirable but not essential. We welcome applications from newly qualified teachers or experienced teachers who wish to take advantage of a new challenge.

Essential educational requirements

Suitable Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Evidence of significant continued professional development

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of outstanding classroom practice within the past year.
Experience of teaching across the full age and ability range, including Post 16
Excellent teaching skills and the desire to improve others’ practise further.
Able to demonstrate high quality, creative and innovative classroom practice.
Clear knowledge and understanding of the effective use of Academy data to raise standards in teaching

Motivated and committed to improving standards in the classroom
Effective interpersonal skills and communication to develop sound relationships with staff
Ability to manage time and prioritise workload to meet deadlines
Ability to inspire and support others
Commitment and understanding of the values and ethos of Plympton Academy
Energy, charisma and dynamism with the drive to help develop the Academy's curriculum

About Plympton Academy


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