Teacher of Art (All-Through)

Recruiter
KING SOLOMON ACADEMY
Location
City of Westminster
Salary
Ark MPS/UPS (Inner London): £29,375 - £48,478 dependent on experience
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our Teacher of Art will lead the teaching and provision of art across the school. This will involve teaching across Key Stages, including all primary years and secondary years. We would welcome teachers with experience of teaching GCSE and A-level, but we are especially keen to hire a teacher who is focused and experienced in the teaching of Art in our primary school. As an all-through school, we believe our art programme can build from nursery to university. We are committed to building on the excellent beginnings of art in the school and build passion and success for our pupils.

In recent years, King Solomon Academy has consistently been ranked as one of highest performing non-selective schools in the country. We are redefining what is possible and we are seeking an exceptional teacher ready to join our high-performing school and contribute to our schools mission. This is a unique opportunity to be part of showing what education can achieve.

KSA pupils enjoy art immensely, and art plays an important part in allowing pupils, within our extended school day, to enrich their learning and develop their passions.

In this role you will:

  • Become part of a team of like-minded individuals
  • Be part of a long term, high expectations vision of our pupils art development
  • Benefit from weekly coaching on your teaching from our inspirational Head of Art so that you make rapid progress as a teacher
  • Be responsible for ground-breaking educational outcomes for pupils from an economically deprived background
  • Experience a range of development opportunities through being part of the Ark network.

We are looking for an individual with a genuine passion for working at King Solomon Academy, a belief in the potential of every child and that through hard work all pupils can access and benefit from a university education. There is the opportunity for increased responsibility and progression over time.

King Solomon Academy is a place where teachers learn how to improve their teaching, constantly striving to be the best they can be. Each teacher has a coach who supports their teaching with frequent observations and action steps. Our teachers rapidly progress into being exceptional classroom practitioners. Our school is one which is transformational for staff and pupils alike.

To apply, please visit our website via the button below.

The application deadline is by 11am on Wednesday 18th October 2017.

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Francesca Waters, Recruitment Manager by an email or 0203 116 6345.

Reports to: of All-through Art

Start date: January 2018

Salary: Ark MPS/UPS (Inner London): £29,375 - £48,478 dependent on experience

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process. This process is outlined here, but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.