Head of Art (Second i/c of Art & Design Faculty), Surrey

Closing date:

Royal Alexandra and Albert SchoolSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: UPS/MPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Start date: September 2019

Salary:        UPS / MPR + TLR2a (£2721 for 2018-19)

The Role 

As a 7-18 State Boarding School, we are seeking a Head of Art to provide inspirational leadership of the Art Department and effective delivery of an outstanding Art curriculum ensuring all our pupils make excellent progress. 

The successful candidate would inspire teachers and pupils to have a passion for the subject and to ensure the Art department is a vibrant department within the school community. The successful candidate will be:

• Committed to the teaching of Art

• An excellent classroom practitioner with understanding of high quality teaching and learning

• Experienced in successful teaching of Art to GCSE and A level and of raising attainment

• Able to create and lead departmental development and be experienced in supporting other staff to enhance teaching and learning

• Committed to regular and on-going professional development

Single or larger rent-free accommodation may be available for the appointee in return for boarding duties.

To apply please complete the application form with a covering letter or supporting statement by clicking the apply now button. 

Closing Date:       09:00 - Wednesday 24th April 

Interview Date:   Friday 3rd May 

The school reserves the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

The Royal Alexandra and Albert School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced DBS check.

Job location

More about Royal Alexandra and Albert School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Address: Gatton Park, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 0TD, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1737 649000
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The Royal Alexandra and Albert School is a 7-18 co-educational, non-selective state boarding school located in 260 acres of beautiful private parkland in Gatton Park, Surrey. Our large site allows us to have extensive sporting facilities, including f...