Head of Art, Somerset

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King's BrutonSomerset

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

An inspirational and energetic Head of Art is required for September 2018.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious teacher to develop further the Art at Hazlegrove.  The Department is housed in a purpose built building with the new Art Room (opened in September 2017) overlooking fields and trees towards Glastonbury Tor through a full height North facing glass window.  Next door, is the Design & Technology Department  which includes a newly equipped  IT facility to support the teaching of both Art and Design & Technology.  

Hazlegrove is a thriving South West Co-Educational Prep School with boarding numbers at capacity and waiting lists in a number of years.  Pupil roll is around 360 with 100 full boarders.  Based around an 18th century house and set in 200 acres of parkland, the school enjoys outstanding facilities.  The recent Inspection Report judged the school to be excellent in all areas.

The school is committed to continued improvement, to outstanding teaching, to the moral and spiritual development of its pupils and to a structured and supportive environment with the belief that learning is best achieved when pupils feel appreciated and safe.

Hazlegrove is totally committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  The school has a range of policies and procedures for child protection and security.  All staff at Hazlegrove are expected to understand and follow all of these policies and procedures as part of their professional responsibilities.

The Head would be pleased to discuss the position with prospective applicants and he can be contacted through his secretary on 01963 442601 or by email on headsec@hazlegrove.co.uk

Interviews will take place during week commencing: 5th February 2018

For full details go to http://www.hazlegrove.co.uk/2085/the-school/staff-vacancies/

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More about King's Bruton
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: The Plox, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0ED, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1749 814200
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