St. Olave’s Grammar School
Head of Art
Outer London remuneration plus TLR 2b
St. Olave’s Grammar School is an OFSTED ‘Outstanding’ forward-looking selective Church of England school where academic standards are very high, rivalling the best schools in the country; our naturally able and inquisitive pupils are a delight to teach. The school prioritises the wellbeing, dignity and morale of its staff and pupils, actively investing in CPD as we very much feel that people make our environment.
We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational graduate to join us as Head of the Art Department, with the opportunity to teach up to the highest academic levels. The department is very successful at placing students in Higher Education in all the appropriate disciplines at the highest level – Foundation Courses, Architecture, Graphic Design, Photography and Art History, with recent destinations including Central St Martin’s School of Art, Camberwell School of Art, The Courtauld Institute of Art, The Ruskin School of Art and Yale.
This position would suit a teacher with aspirations towards leadership. A particular interest in developing teaching and learning in the department and a willingness to be an active contributor to our extensive co-curricular provision would also be key elements.
Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and St. Olave’s Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.
St. Olave’s Grammar School is committed to the safeguarding of children and all appointments will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Further details from
Tel: 01689 820101
Closing date: Please apply as soon as possible but not later than 20 April 2018