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Job details
Employer Hoe Valley School
Location Surrey
Salary £34,400 - £37,500
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1/1/18

Head of Art & DT, January start

Hoe Valley School is a small, four-form entry secondary school that opened in September 2015 to serve the local community of South Woking. The School follows the national curriculum and offers an extended day and allowing time for additional Maths, English, Enrichment and project based learning.  

We are looking for a passionate, talented and rigorous practitioner to join our dedicated team in leading the School on its journey to becoming established and outstanding.  This is a crucial appointment for the School to ensure a passion and commitment to Art & Design is established throughout the School.    

The successful Head of Faculty will have the exciting and unique opportunity to lead, design and shape a KS3, KS4 and KS5 curriculum which is bespoke, challenging and fit for the needs of 21st century life.  The School currently has no fixed pathway for the arts subjects and is looking for leadership in terms of the best routes and exam boards for our students.

About you:  

-You will be an inspirational teacher with a proven track record of leading students to achieve outstanding results 

- You will embrace creativity, innovation and always look for the very best practice in teaching  

-You will share the School's vision and the belief that all young people can achieve at high levels 

About us:  

-Our staff feedback shows we have a team who feel trusted, listened to and who have a healthy work life balance.   

-The excellent behaviour of our students and our resistance to any unnecessary paperwork means staff can really focus on teaching and learning. 

-All of our team have a bespoke CPD programme in place and share best practice across faculties. 

Colleague Benefits:  

-Our staff are offered childcare and cycle to work vouchers, reduced gym membership at our neighbouring sports facilities and have access to convenient free parking.  

-We also have additional holiday at the end of the Autumn and Summer terms to recognise and reward the commitment of our staff.

Potential candidates are warmly invited to visit the School or to contact the Head Teacher for an informal conversation.  

This is an outstanding and rare opportunity to be part of a School's development and to see your career grow as the School grows.  

Please send applications and queries to recruitment@hoevalleyschool.org.  

Deadline for application is: 

Sunday 15th October 2017  

Interviews will be held on: 

Wednesday 18th October 2017  

Only fully completed application forms received by the stated deadline for applications will be accepted as valid applications.   

CV’s will not be accepted as applications.  No recruitment agencies please.

About the employer

At Hoe Valley School we believe that with inspiring teaching, an exciting and challenging curriculum and a safe space where students can take risks with their learning all students will thrive and realise their potential.

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Information about Hoe Valley School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Free School
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Woking Park
Kingfield Road
Woking
Surrey
GU22 9AA
United Kingdom