Head of Art & DT - The Wilnecote School
Head of Art & DT required at The Hart School.
Required for September 2019
Do you want to make an impact in a school that is moving forward with exciting times ahead? The Wilnecote School has new leadership and is part of the Community Academies Trust, a local school-based Trust with an excellent reputation and two recently selected National Teaching Schools at its heart.
Our school aspires to be outstanding with high expectations and aspirations for each student. We are proud of the achievements of the young people who attend our school and are committed to developing the skills of leadership, cooperation and personal responsibility so that they succeed academically and also become active, self-confident citizens.
We are seeking to appoint an ambitious and dynamic teacher to lead our Art and DT faculty. The department benefits from a dedicated suite of rooms and plentiful resources. Art and DT are popular option choices and there is excellent potential for future growth of the department, including the development of vocational and practical courses.
You will possess the energy and vision to achieve the best outcomes for our students. You will have a proven track record of success in the classroom and be able to demonstrate the interpersonal and leadership skills to motivate and inspire students and colleagues. You must have a strong teaching and learning focus and evidence of recent successful experience and impact.
In return our school will offer you:-
* Strong leadership and support
* Support, mentoring and professional learning appropriate to this important post and linked to the National Teaching Schools in our Trust.
* A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff with the desire and skills to improve outcomes.
* The opportunity to make a significant contribution to the strategic development of the school
* A forward-looking, enthusiastic, dynamic and open staff
Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged, please get in touch if you would like to arrange this.
For more information, and to request a full application pack including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education:
Applications will be reviewed as received, so please return your application promptly.
Closing date: 9am on Monday 25th March 2019.
"This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment".
This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Further details regarding this check are available from school or by visiting dbs.