Subject Leader - Art, Leeds

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Lawnswood SchoolLeeds
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2B
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Subject Leader – Art   

Permanent Full Time

 Payscale range: MPS/UPS + TLR 2b  

Required from:  September 2018   

We are looking for someone with talent, ambition, and experience to join our middle leadership team to lead the Art department at Lawnswood School.    

The successful candidate will have experience of subject middle leadership, or be an outstanding aspiring middle leader and will have a strong track record of delivering improvement. They will also be a confident leader of staff, able to inspire a love of Art in students of all ages to ensure Art is regularly showcased to all stakeholders. Art is part of the Art and Design Technology Faculty.

 We need someone with enthusiasm, a ‘can do’ mentality, an ability to inspire others and translate   a vision into reality. We will expect you to lead the Art department and oversee the curriculum, including standards and outcomes; teaching and learning; engagement.    

Lawnswood School can offer you a professional challenge and a rewarding opportunity, working with a collaborative leadership team that’s passionate about the progress and development of every student.  

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.  

For further information about the role and to download an application form please visit and send your completed application with a covering letter (no more than two sides of A4) to Mrs J Bell, Headteacher by email to our HR Administrator at or by post to Lawnswood School,        Ring Road, West Park, Leeds LS16 5AG.  

 Closing date:  Monday 5 February 2018 at 12.00 noon

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More about Lawnswood School
Address: Ring Road, West Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 5AG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 284 4020