Teacher of Art, Birmingham

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King Edward VI Handsworth School for GirlsBirmingham
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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS1/UPS3
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Two Teachers of Art – one position is available in each of the schools.

Required from 1st September 2019 until 31st August 2020

Salary: MPS/UPS

We are seeking to recruit two full time Teachers (fixed term contract of one year) in the Art departments at King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls and King Edward VI Aston School for Boys, from 1st September 2019. The successful candidate in each school will be joining an outstanding grammar school which are part of the King Edward VI Academy Trust. 

This is an excellent and exciting opportunity for an outstanding classroom teacher to join vibrant, well-resourced departments which are both forward thinking and innovative.   There may be an opportunity of a permanent position at the end of the one year contract in one of the schools.  The successful applicant for both schools will need to have the ability to teach Key Stages 3 and 4.  At Aston the ability to also teach some DT would be beneficial.  If you would like to find out more information about the Art department please contact the Head’s P.A. at either Handsworth or Aston. 

Please download the job descriptions, information for applicants and person specifications from the specific school website. NQT’s are welcome to apply. Visits are welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the Head’s PA’s at the specific school.

Handsworth – vacancy@kingedwardvi.bham.sch.uk

Aston - vacancies@keaston.bham.sch.uk

Website - https://www.keaston.bham.sch.uk/vacancies/

Applications can be made by sending a completed application form, covering letter including the names and addresses of two referees, to the Headmistress, Mrs A Whittall for Handsworth and to the Headmaster, Mr Parker for Aston.  Further details are contained in the information for applicants document.  You should make it clear in your application whether you wish to be considered for a position in one specific school or would be willing to be considered for both schools.

Closing date:  Monday 17th June 2019, at 12 noon

Interviews:  Wednesday 26th June 2019

King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls and King Edward VI Aston School for boys are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

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More about King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls
Address: Rose Hill Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 9AR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 121 5542342