Teacher of Art with other subject specialism, Portugal

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The AcademyPortugal

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Start date: 1/10/19
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: €18,000
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

A bespoke International school in The Algarve Portugal are looking for an Art teacher to teach Year 5 -13, making this an excellent opportunity to join a supportive and successful team in a wonderful country that has much to offer. 

The role: Full time role starting in September
Open to experienced teachers and NQTs Teacher: We are looking for a teacher that has a real artistic licence to thrill. 

Do you want to bring Art to life? We are looking for a creative, dynamic teacher of Art to motivate our excellent students (from Primary through to A level) and make an impact at The Academy.

As a qualified teacher, ideally you will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of teaching and experience of iGCSE & A Level with experience of submitting coursework to Edexcel. It is also essential that candidates are fluent in the English language and have experience of the implementing the British curriculum.       

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and inspirational role model for our students. The Academy is comprised of a close knit team of excellent staff members who all go above and beyond for their students. You will be expected to contribute to the team, sharing responsibilities, and promoting the subjects beyond the classroom, through extra-curricular and whole school opportunities. We offer Art as individual courses in KS2, KS3, KS4 & KS5 and our annual school productions are always well attended by the community.  

You will be an excellent communicator and confident with your subject knowledge, ideas and craft, and be someone who gets on well with colleagues, students and parents.  You will be well organised, have a good sense of humour and will want to participate fully in the extra-curricular aspects of school life as well as the classroom. You won’t be afraid of hard work and will be relentlessly focused on giving our students opportunities for success both in and beyond the classroom. Experience of developing innovative lessons and extracurricular activities would be an advantage. 

Job Type: Full-time 

About our school: It is bespoke school, with class sizes no larger than 12 in a year group.

Location: The Algarve, 

Applications must be accompanied by a covering letter, a C.V., a recent photo and names (including telephone numbers and email addresses) of two referees to the following email address:

Please note only selected applicants will be contacted by email for further details and to schedule an interview via Skype.  

More about The Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 16 years
Address: Urbanização Algarvesol, Rua do Almargem, Fonte Santa, Quarteira, 8125-020, Portugal. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +351 912822511