Art Teacher, Rochdale

Closing date:New this week

Kingsway Park High SchoolRochdale
Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22, 467 - £38,250
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Art Teacher Ref  S/GJ/5402/0044

At Kingsway Park High School our aim is to raise attainment and improve life opportunities for all of the young people that we serve. The school believes in high aspirations for both staff and students and we are confident that we have created a culture and environment that is of high quality with positive working relationships for all.

The Art Department is a small but successful department that also is part of a large faculty called Creative & Performing Arts (Music, Art and Drama). There are 3 dedicated Art classrooms that are fully kitted out with the appropriate resources to teach and deliver Art & Art Textiles.

We are also beginning in September 2018 to offer Photography (Photoshop) at KS4.

This new post is suitable for a newly qualified teacher or an experienced teacher who wants a new challenge in a new school and has a real artistic talent to share with staff and students.

Ideally the successful candidate will have experience, knowledge and skills in a range of Art specialisms such as Fine Art, Art Textiles and Photography (photoshop).

The person appointed will be fully supported by the Head of Department, the faculty and the Senior Leadership Team at Kingsway Park High School and will have a wide range of professional development training, experiences and opportunities.

To apply for this position please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to by 9.00 am on 26th March 2018.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and service users and provide advice in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement of this post.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring, background check and Childcare Disqualification Check. 

Applicants are informed that if appointed to this post their contract of employment will be with the school governing board who is the employer, and not Rochdale Council.

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More about Kingsway Park High School
Address: Turf Hill Road, Turf Hill Road, Lancashire, OL16 4XA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1706 649049