Media Studies Teacher - Full-time

Recruiter
HOMEWOOD SCHOOL AND SIXTH FORM CENTRE
Location
Tenterden
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Pay: MPR

Start Date: Jan 2018

Are you a creative and energetic Teacher of Media Studies looking to progress your career in one of the UKs largest progressive and innovative Secondary Schools?

Media Studies is a very popular option at both Key Stages 4 and 5 with many students moving into related higher education courses. We offer a range of Media and Film qualifications up to A level. The department is well supported by our purpose-built media suite.

Working within our Arts College you will deliver creative and engaging lessons to our students to inspire them and progress their learning and academic achievement. The ability to offer drama and/or English would be an advantage.

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent, discounts and offers with Kent Rewards and ongoing training and support to help you excel and develop your career as a teacher. All teaching staff are provided with an Apple Macbook. There is an independent nursery based on the school site.

Applications from NQTs are also welcomed.

Closing Date: 09/10/2017 at 16:00

Interviews: w/c 9th October 2017

Information about the school

We would be delighted to receive an application from you if you would like to be part of our enthusiastic, committed and innovative team at Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre. Homewood has specialisms in Performing Arts, Applied Learning and the Rural Dimension and it is a happy school where pupils are made to feel really welcome.

Homewood is a mixed 11 – 18 wide ability school with Academy status and 2300 students serving the Wealden town of Tenterden and are the school of choice for students from as far afield as Ashford, Cranbrook, Headcorn and East Sussex.

We offer an exciting and varied curriculum and we challenge and support our students in their studies so that they can achieve their very best in everything they do.

Our ethos is based on “Learning, Respect and Belonging”. We have high aspirations for everyone and expect everyone to contribute positively to the school. We treat everyone as an individual and value personal strengths and qualities. Community links are important to us and we work closely with local primary schools and the wider community.

I hope you will be inspired to submit an application to join us. If you are successful in your application you can be assured of a very warm welcome and a real opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the young people of this part of Kent.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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