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Head of Art

Tes Schools RecruitmentHull

Head of Art.

Tes is currently supporting a friendly and supportive secondary academy, based in Hull. The school is looking to add a Head of Art to their progressive and supportive Art Department ideally starting in September 2021.

The role will include managing the delivery of Art at KS3 and GCSE across year groups 7 to 11. You will lead your department to enhance provision and will get the chance to lead on exciting project work throughout the year. Project work may include revising schemes of work and ensuring the curriculum is engaging to all learners alongside projects that support student attainment, well-being and engagement within the wider school. However, as Head of Department you will have full autonomy to ensure your department meets targets and exceeds needs of our learners. You will lead by example, supporting and empowering your department’s teachers, staff and pupils to achieve to the best of their ability.

The Head of Department will also line manage the Art department, supporting the SLT link and Headteacher to ensure the department achieve to its maximum potential.

“Due to the academy growing by almost 200 students annually, based on our excellent results and our strong reputation as the 7th highest performing nonselective school in the country we are seeking to appoint an inspirational Middle Leader who will be responsible for driving up standards and rapidly improving outcomes within Art. They will also have a passion for developing teaching and learning."

The school is offering:

• A super supportive and highly visible SLT team and Headteacher;

• on-going CPD with programmes of study such as NPQSL and MA in Educational Leadership

• progression support throughout the school and wider group

• support package for NQT’s/RQT’s including CPD and NQT mentorship;

• the chance to take on further responsibility such as Leadership roles in the future.

The school expects:

• A UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT, BEd or MEd with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

• a relevant Art Degree or a related subject

• experience of delivering Art up to GCSE level pushing and engaging learners to progress within the subject

• experience managing a department: specifically people and financial management

• a love and passion for education.

Please include REF: 1441740 in the email subject line.

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