Art & Design Teacher - Full-time

Recruiter
THE MALLING SCHOOL
Location
East Malling
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Pay: MPS/UPS

Start Date: Jan 2018

Required for January 2018

The Malling School (TMS) is a medium sized school that is growing approximately 10% year on year, offering great career opportunities for staff.

We are seeking to appoint a temporary Teacher of Art.

We can offer you:

  • Opportunities to teach your specialist subject to GCSE
  • Extensive and individualised professional development programme
  • A new school with outstanding facilities
  • An expanding school which encourages innovation
  • An opportunity to change lives through education

You will be:

  • An excellent teacher of Art (experience not important but teaching ability is)
  • Able to teach Art to KS3 and GCSE
  • Innovative in your approach to teaching
  • Able to achieve excellent examination results for children
  • Motivated by a desire to change lives

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative teacher. The successful candidate will join a dedicated and supportive department. The successful candidate will ideally be able to teach Art to all Key Stages.

We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers as well as more experienced colleagues.

Please apply via the button below.

Contact the HR Department at the same email address for more information or to arrange an informal visit.

Applications will be considered upon receipt and we reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy should sufficient interest be received. Therefore, early application is recommended to avoid disappointment.

The Malling School is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of welfare of all children and young people. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure, CV, Teaching Agency, Occupational Health check and two satisfactory references.

Closing Date: 13 October 2017

Interviews: week commencing 16 October 2017

Information about the school

A mixed 11-19 co-educational High School of 800 pupils serving the historic market town of West Malling and surrounding villages. The school is set in pleasant rural surroundings and has its own lake and extensive grounds. It was completely rebuilt in September 2007 and therefore has outstanding facilities.

West Malling is close to the county town of Maidstone and has excellent rail links to London and Ashford International (for the Continent).

This is an exciting time to be joining the staff of The Malling School.

Academic achievement and the quality of teaching in the school have risen significantly and with them so has the reputation of the school. As a result, the school is currently growing by about 10% per year leading to a requirement for more staff, providing an increasing number of opportunities for everyone.

The Malling School was graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted in May 2015 and many outstanding features were cited in the report. It remains our ambition to be an Outstanding school and are therefore looking to recruit staff of the highest calibre. As a smaller than average secondary school we provide a very supportive environment in which staff can further develop their skills and we ensure every new member of staff has access to a trained coach. With close teams of teachers and non-teachers working together we take a collaborative approach to school improvement and have a shared aim of providing the very best education for our pupils.

We offer an extensive and individualised training programme tailored around training needs identified by our staff. We encourage staff to take calculated risks in striving to be the very best and will never stifle innovation. Our philosophy is one where leaders are trusted to lead and teachers trusted to teach.

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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