Head of Art, Staines-upon-Thames

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The Magna Carta SchoolStaines-upon-Thames

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR with TLR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Do you want to be part of an OFSTED ‘Good’ academy with a  successful Art Department?

The Magna Carta School is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational Head of Art from October 2018 to lead this friendly, supportive and highly successful department.  It is well equipped  with a kiln and is set up for different types of printing with a medium sized hand rolled printing press.

The successful applicant will have high expectations of all students and a strong desire to succeed.  For the right individual this post presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference and a lasting contribution to the success of Art at The Magna Carta School. 

The school as a whole values the development of its staff; high quality personal and professional development is a key reason for our success and we place great emphasis on supporting and developing you throughout your career.

We are searching for someone who has the skills to grow and develop outstanding practice, together with the ambition to excel as a classroom practitioner.

Candidates should:

· Be able to teach Art across the age & ability range in Years 7 – 11

· Be committed to raising achievement for students of all abilities

· Be able to motivate and engage students 

· Be an outstanding teacher and committed to professional development and acting upon advice

· Be creative, determined, enthusiastic, resilient and passionate about delivering a high quality education to all students

Visits to the school would be warmly welcomed.

The Magna Carta School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share the commitment.

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More about The Magna Carta School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Thorpe Road, Staines, Middlesex, TW18 3HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1784 454 320
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The Magna Carta School is a high achieving school of 1250 students between 11 and 16 years old. We are proud of our history of success and our reputation in the local community. The school is well known as a place of excellence and we are very proud ...