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Head of Art

Patcham High SchoolBrighton and Hove

Head of Art

TLR 2c

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team at a thriving 11-16 Brighton School to lead a successful, forward thinking Art Team.

Located on the outskirts of Brighton, Patcham High is vibrant, proud and successful. We have an unshakeable faith in the power of high quality teaching and want the very best for all our students.

This is a position for a person capable of making an impact; passionate about education and relentless in the pursuit of improved standards and outcomes. Inspirational and energetic, with unwavering determination to continually improve the effectiveness of teaching and learning in the Art Department.  We are looking for a leader to join us from September who has:

• A track record of success in raising attainment and achievement

• High expectations which inspire, enthuse, motivate and challenge colleagues

• Creditability as a classroom practitioner

• Grit and resilience

In joining Patcham High you will find a creative and supportive culture within a school that is hugely aspirational. We place great importance on positive relationships, teamwork and a ‘can do attitude’.  We believe that we are at the cutting edge and, with exciting challenges ahead, this is a brilliant time to join the school.

We welcome applications from colleagues who are determined to make a difference.

To apply please complete the application form in full and email to the Headteacher’s PA, Elise Holmes eholmes@patchamhigh.org.uk. If you have any questions please contact Mrs Holmes, either by email or by telephone (01273 543484).

Closing Date: Friday 16th April 2021 at 1pm

Interviews: Week Commencing 19th April 2021

Patcham High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

BRIGHTON & HOVE SCHOOLS – Taking Action for Equality

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake

We reserve the right to interview on application should a suitable candidate become available and we have the right to withdraw this advert prior to the closing date.

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