Teacher of Art
Teacher of Art
Job Start: February 2018
Contract Type: Full Time
Contract Term: 12 Month maternity cover
We are seeking to appoint an experienced, committed, and inspirational Teacher of Art to join our dynamic Art department, as shown in our 2017 GCSE results (88% A*-C) this is very successful faculty for the school. You will be passionate for your subject and have the ability to stimulate the creativity of our students. You will be an expert artist and superb classroom practitioner with experience covering the EDUQAS/WJEC GCSE art syllabus. This role will be for 12 months covering maternity.
The Queen Elizabeth Academy is an 11-16 mixed academy based in Atherstone with approximately 560 pupils on roll. Following our recent Ofsted inspection in May 2017, we were shown to be "Good with Outstanding features", a real testament to the hard work and dedication of our staff and students. In November 2016, as part of the Priority School Building Programme, we moved into brand new premises that have given us access to fantastic new facilities including 3 new sound proof music rooms, an outstanding and well equipped dance studio, an incredible sports hall, and an excellent assembly/performance area. We are a forward thinking school, always looking for areas to develop and improve as well as being very open to new ideas; we feel this is best way to ensure consistent development and attainment of our students.
What we are looking for - the "Golden Thread"
- An individual who is passionate about working in our school.
- An individual who is determined to provide the best educational experience for their students.
- An individual who wants to continually learn.
We are keen to welcome colleagues who share our passion for engaging students in learning and inspiring them to achieve.
- Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of our students?
- Do you have what it takes to work with a determined leadership team and staff, which promote excellence, and consistently challenge you to improve?
If so, then we welcome you to join our team at The Queen Elizabeth Academy.
We actively encourage visits to the school.
Closing date: Monday 25th September 2017
Interviews to be held soon thereafter
For further information, the application form and job description, please contact Mark Williams on the below details
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment
The above post is subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure Certificate with Barred List check (child) via the Disclosure and Barring Service.