Teacher of Art
Teacher of Art, Maternity cover, September 2017 start, Outstanding School
TEACHER OF ART
Salary: MPS- UPS (Inner London Pay Scale)
Contract Type: Maternity cover, Full time
To Start: September 2017
Location: London Borough of Westminster
Westminster Academy specialises in International Business and Enterprise. It serves a multi-ethnic community in Central London, and at the heart of our approach is the personalised curriculum based the International Baccalaureate Learner Profile.
At Westminster Academy we believe that education is success. By providing all of our students with a world class education, we prepare them to be competitive on the international stage. We strive to be the best in every field, as is demonstrated in achieving our 'Outstanding' status. As a member of staff at a fast paced, forward thinking organisation, you will genuinely be changing lives.
We are looking for a driven, passionate, innovative and organised teacher of Art to join a dedicated and successful Expressive Arts department. The Art department achieved 68% A*-C in 2016. At WA we are passionate about integrating technology in the classroom at KS3. The Expressive Arts department prides itself in its co-operative and collegiate approach to teaching, learning and assessment and consistently delivers the best education for all our students.
The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, highly motivated and an excellent classroom practitioner who is committed to student success and development. Experience of planning and delivering Pearson Edexcel Level 2 GCSE in Art and Design lessons is essential, as the job will involve working closely with the Director of Learning, Expressive Arts to continue developing our existing provision, as well as plan for the new GCSEs for the first sitting in 2018. The willingness to contribute to extra-curricular activities is highly desirable working collaboratively across other department. Most importantly, there is a real opportunity to contribute to a team that is making a difference.
What we offer:
- an innovative educational concept
- excellent programme of continuing professional development
- be given the opportunity to develop personally and professionally
- have the chance to shape the future of the subject
To apply please request an application form from Anna Mason at [mailto:] , or you can contact Anna on for further information. Your application is a direct permanent application to our school, Hays is our recruitment partner for all permanent appointments.
Closing Date: 10am Monday 8th May 2017
Interview Date: w/c Monday 15th May 2017
You can also visit jobs/westminster-academy and www.westminsteracademy.org.uk for more information.
We are committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. We expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Anna Mason c/o Westminster Academy, Sir Naim Dangoor Centre, 255 Harrow Road, London, W2 5EZ
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