Teacher of Art, Surrey

Closing date:

The Ashcombe SchoolSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £25,543 - £41,635 per year (MPS/UPR)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This is an excellent opportunity for a Teacher of Art to work at a high achieving, fully comprehensive school in Dorking in Surrey.

  • The Art department is well managed and very successful. It is well resourced with 3 multi-media studios and a separate 6th form area
  • There is a supportive climate in which there is much cooperation, resulting in detailed schemes of work and excellent resources 
  • Courses run both at GCSE and A level 
  • Opportunity to teach A Level Photography

NQT salary backdated to 1st August

Excellent NQT programme, commended in Investors in People Report, “You felt supported, not overburdened or pressurised”.

Regular professional development opportunities are offered.

Day nursery on site with preferential rates for staff.

The school has been highly sought-after for many years, with very high levels of interest again for September 2020. This is due to a wide range of factors including its facilities, academic results, standards of teaching, pastoral care, the wide range of trips and extra-curricular activities and the resultant attitudes of its pupils. 

In its January 2019 visit, Ofsted commented that “Pupils’ attitudes towards learning are very positive. Pupils are attentive and responsive in equal measure in lessons. As a result, there is a very harmonious learning atmosphere".

We hope that after considering all the information provided, you will decide to make an application. 

Closing date is 30th March 2020

Please apply via Quick Apply

Please be advised that we may interview as applications come in. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly after the closing date. Whatever the outcome of your application we thank you for the interest you have shown and wish you well in your future career.

The Ashcombe School,

Ashcombe Road, Dorking, Surrey RH4 1LY

Tel: 01306 886312


More about The Ashcombe School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Ashcombe Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1LY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1306 886312
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