Head of Art, Suffolk/Norfolk Border

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The Old School HensteadSuffolk/Norfolk Border
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Old School Henstead seeks to appoint an inspirational Art Teacher for a full-time teaching position commencing September 2019. You will be an exceptional teacher with excellent Art skills and a passion for all things artistic.  You will hold a degree in Art, or a related discipline and will manage the Art Department, as well as overseeing the programme of entries for school, regional and national art competitions. The candidate will also run successful lower and upper school clubs and other artistic activities. Experience of stagecraft and construction for theatrical and musical productions is desirable.

A willingness to play a full and active role in the daily life of a busy and vibrant prep school is a necessity, as is the desire to engage in regular professional development opportunities.  Experience of teaching at Key Stages 1 and 2 and a good level of ICT skills are desirable attributes.  This is a suitable role for an experienced teacher leading art in a school, but may also suit an ambitious NQT.

We are a rural preparatory school and nursery (IAPS and ISA accredited), offering a superb education to boys and girls aged 2½ to 11 years.

If you would like to apply for this role, please  complete the application form via the Quick Apply button (on the TES website) and include your reasons for applying and how your experience matches the job brief. There is no need to submit a CV.  All applications will be acknowledged by email. 

Potential applicants are invited to speak to the Headmaster for further information about the post and the school. (Please email your contact numbers to office@theoldschoolhenstead.co.uk)

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More about The Old School Henstead
Address: Toad Row, Henstead, Nr. Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 7LG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1502 741150