Head of Art, LONDON

Closing date:

Mulberry School for GirlsLONDON

Date posted:
Start date: March 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS
Contract term: Fixed Term

Head of Art- One year maternity cover  

To start in March 2018 

About our school:  

Mulberry school for Girls is a  outstanding, high achieving, over- subscribed and successful girls’ comprehensive school for pupils aged 11 to 18. It is a place where girls’ talents and abilities are nurtured in a safe creative space and where they can develop their ambitions and the power for self-determination. We aim to deliver “Confidence, Creativity, Leadership’ and a Life-Long “love of learning”. We believe these things will enable our pupils to lead enriched, happy and fulfilled lives, making a contribution to their own community, to British society and to global well-being. 

The Department:  As Head of Art you will join a vibrant, friendly and well-resourced team of teachers. We are looking for someone who is able to apply energy and enthusiasm to their work and department.  If you would like to join a team of high-performing practitioners who are committed to ongoing improvement, improving the life chances of young people and who enjoy working together, we want to hear from you.

The Role:  The successful applicant should be positive, dynamic and have a genuine engaging enthusiasm for the subject. You need to be able to drive excellence by valuing and developing others, you will be a qualified teacher with extensive experience of both hands-on teaching and management in education. This means you will be fully up to date with curriculum developments. Strong on leadership and people management, you will have a flair for setting and meeting challenging performance targets.The ethos at Mulberry is a key strength of the school and we are seeking to recruit a passionate and creative professional. This post attracts a generous TLR allowance.

This is an exciting time to join the Mulberry Schools trust. The school is committed to opportunities for teachers' professional development and there is a willingness to fast track teachers with the potential to excel. 

If you would like further information, please visit our website www.mulberry.towerhamlets.sch.uk or contact Runa Hoque on rhoque@mulberry.towerhamlets.sch.uk for an application pack.

Closing date: Monday 29th January 2018 (noon)  

Informal visits to the school: By appointment  

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All staff will be required to undertake an enchanced Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS) with Barred Lists check before employment commences. 

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More about Mulberry School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Richard Street, Commercial Road, London, E1 2JP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 790 6327
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A message from the Headteacher, Dr Vanessa Ogden

Mulberry School for Girls is a high achieving, over-subscribed and successful girls’ comprehensive school for pupils aged 11 to 18. It is a place where girls’ talents and abilities are nurtured in a sa...