Teacher of Photography/Art, Salford

Closing date:

Co-op Academy SwintonSalford
Date posted:
Start date: 1st January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Headteacher:  Mr M. Harrison BSc (Hons) PGCE

Sefton Road, Pendlebury, Manchester, M27 6JU

Tel : 0161 794 6215   Email: info@swinton.coop

NOR 762   11-16 years

Teacher of Photography/Art MPS - As a Teacher of Photography/Art you will be teaching lessons each day, promoting interest in the subject, establishing good relationships and driving our ethos of ‘learning everyday’.  The successful candidate must be able to: inspire learning; promote interest in the subject and ensure high achievement; be able to work well with colleagues in the department and across the school; have commitment and initiative with a ‘can do’ approach, willing to make a contribution to the life of the school and to ensuring that all our students achieve the best possible outcomes.  Applicants must be outstanding and motivated teachers with the drive to deliver results at KS4. 

An excellent career and professional development offer is also at the heart of the academy’s commitment to you.  In addition you will have the opportunity to link with other Cooperative Academies across the North West.  Our core co-operative values define us. Every member of staff in our academy follows our ‘Ways of Being’;

•   Do what matters most •   Be yourself, always

•   Show you care •   Succeed together

Benefits include:

• Local Government Pension Scheme

• Discounts on various Co-op branded products 

• Co-operative flexible benefits, including cycle to work, phone and broadband 

• Co-operative credit union 

• Health-care cash-back scheme 

• Discounted gym membership & leisure activities 

• Season ticket & rental deposit loans

Co-op Academy Swinton is popular and one of the most improved schools in the country. Sponsored by the Cooperative Group, one of Manchester’s largest businesses the culture of the Academy has a strong ethical stance using the Coop values and principles in all that we do.  Inspected under the new Ofsted inspection framework, we are delighted to have achieved a good judgement in every category and an overall judgement of GOOD in November 2015. Following a short inspection by Ofsted in May 2019, we maintained our overall effectiveness grade of GOOD.  We are well on the way to becoming the outstanding school that our community deserves. We strive for excellence, in everything we do, to better our students’ life chances.

Application forms are available from our academy website (please note we cannot accept a CV as a form of application:  https://swinton.coopacademies.co.uk/vacancies/ 

Please return via email to Mrs Carol Robinson at Co-op Academy Swinton: crobinson1@swinton.coop 

The Co-op Academies Trust, as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf”.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  We value variety and individual differences, and aim to create a culture, environment and practices at all levels which encompass acceptance, respect and inclusion. All our colleagues are expected to demonstrate a commitment to co-operative values and principles.

Closing date:  Wednesday 16 October 2019              Interview date:  To be arranged

More about Co-op Academy Swinton
Address: Sefton Road, Pendlebury, Manchester, Lancashire, M27 6JU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 794 6215