Art Teacher (Maternity Cover), Hackney

Closing date:Expiring soon

Haggerston SchoolHackney

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Range/Upper Pay Range
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We wish to appoint a committed and exceptional Art Teacher for maternity cover to play a key role in the next phase of our development from a Good to Outstanding School.  

Haggerston School was judged ‘good’ by OFSTED in October 2017.  The OFSTED report noted: “Staff have high morale. They are proud to work at the school and feel that leaders support them in a variety of ways. These include providing training to meet their individual needs. Teachers new to the profession value the high-quality mentoring and support that they receive. They also appreciate the career opportunities provided by the school.”

We are looking for someone who:

● is passionate about Art with the ability to inspire students

● can demonstrate excellent teaching and classroom management skills

● has the ability to build good relationships with all students and adults

● has a commitment to developing curriculum activities within the Expressive Arts Faculty 

● can promote and maintain the highest standards in all aspects of the work in the school

We can offer you:

● children and young people who are eager to learn and progress

● staff who are collegiate, committed to their own professional development and to improving outcomes for the students here

● an excellent physical environment recently refurbished and extended under BSF

● a school committed to your professional development 

● work in a team where your skills, enthusiasm and hard work will be appreciated

If you are passionate about providing young people with a safe, supportive environment in which to ensure their success, we want to hear from you.

To apply, download an application pack from the school’s website via or you can request one by contacting the HR Department via e-mail: 

Application forms can also be returned to HR via email.

Application closing date: 9am, Monday 18th November 2019

Interview and Assessment Date: w/c 25th November 2019

Haggerston School is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to minimise risk and continuously promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce.  All posts within the school are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age.

More about Haggerston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Weymouth Terrace, London, E2 8LS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7739 7324
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