Design Teacher (Maternity Cover), Staffordshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Hart SchoolStaffordshire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We seek to appoint an outstanding Design teacher who engages students through creative delivery and is eager to try new ideas in a supportive environment. The post forms part of the school’s Design & Art faculty, which is a strong and team who are committed to delivering innovative and inspirational lessons to all students.

Ideally, the candidate should have experience of teaching KS4 and KS5 Design, preferably with AQA. Also, teaching Design and/or Engineering projects at KS3 would be beneficial. 

The candidate should also be able to demonstrate good use of assessment and marking practices, moderation and reporting on student progress and have experience of using classroom behaviour to create a positive work environment.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious school team with a commitment to raising standards and creating new opportunities for generations of students in Rugeley. The School is able to offer bespoke CPD packages to support all teachers, making this a great opportunity for all colleagues seeking to further their experience. 

 If you relish a challenge, have a passion for learning and believe that you could contribute to our Design & Art faculty, we would like to hear from you.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged, please contact the Principal’s PA, Suzanne Prior on 01889 802440, if you would like to arrange this.

Closing date: Monday 25th February 2019

To apply, please download and complete the application form, then email to:

The Hart School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to undertake relevant safeguarding checks.

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More about The Hart School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Lower School, Penkridge Bank Road, Rugeley, Staffordshire, WS15 2UE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1889 802440

The Hart School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form in Staffordshire serving students from the age of 11-18. The secondary school, situated in Rugeley has approximately 832 students on record.