The school is seeking a Curriculum Leader to head up a department of three
Other benefits: Salary inclusive of Outer London Weighting, membership of a private healthcare scheme (Benenden).
PROUD TO MAKE SUCCESS HAPPEN
Uxbridge High School is an ambitious and dynamic converter academy with over 1,200 students aged 11 -18. We have much to celebrate at Uxbridge High School including a committed and focused staff, outstanding facilities, strong relationships with the community and school partners, supportive Governors and a thriving sixth form. We are delighted to be recognised by Alps in the top 25% of UK schools, celebrating outstanding sixth form student progress at A level. We value the successes of every child, whatever their starting point. All of this takes place within a truly comprehensive and multicultural school that reflects life in modern Britain.
Our school values have been developed by students and staff and form the basis of our ethos and culture. All members of our school community subscribe and work towards always being:
Positive, Respectful, Open Minded, Unique, Determined: Proud to Make Success Happen.
The school is seeking a Curriculum Leader to head up a department of three to take overall responsibility for the leadership, management, co-ordination of all the work within the Art and Design Curriculum Area. Art is a popular subject at the school, both at Key Stage 4 and A Level. We have recently introduced photography and there is the possibility to incorporate an element of textiles to the Art and Photography Curriculum in the future.
This role is pivotal to our success, the successful candidate will be:
- leading by example, through outstanding practice and professionalism;
- caring about students, their learning, and their futures;
- driven to make a difference, to overcome barriers, to be relentless in enabling all students to make exceptional progress;
- committed to your own personal development and to collaborative, consultative working.
We would welcome applications from exceptional teachers and leaders who can evidence their experience of delivering innovation and aspiration and who can make an integral contribution to Uxbridge High School.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, see our dedicated recruitment website at www.hays.co.uk/jobs/uxbridge-high-school or click 'apply now' to forward an up- to-date copy of your CV, or call Brett Coventry on 020 3818 7041