Head of Department - Arts, Film and Media, Newcastle upon Tyne

Closing date:Expiring soon

Newcastle Sixth Form CollegeNewcastle upon Tyne

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £32,625 - £41,959(dependent on experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Arts, Film and Media are very popular courses, with over 200 students currently studying these subjects at A Level. You will lead a team of Arts, Film and Media specialists to deliver the highest student outcomes and progress. In addition to this, you will be an exceptional classroom practitioner capable of inspiring our motivated and highly engaged students and will have a specialism in one or more Art endorsements.

Newcastle Sixth Form College is the largest provider of A Levels in Newcastle-upon -Tyne with over 1200 students on a full time academic programme. Our A Level progress score puts us in the top 24% of all schools and colleges nationally with many subjects in the top 10%.

This is an exciting opportunity for both existing leaders and experienced, successful teachers who are ready for the challenge of a leadership role. If you have high expectations of yourself, those you lead and those you teach, we would love to hear from you.

We welcome applications from experienced leaders and teachers from schools, sixth form colleges and other post-16 A Level providers. We expect our staff to be positive role models for young people and we celebrate our diverse community, therefore we encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity, beliefs or disability. 

Newcastle Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment.

College website 

“The college is amazing- I am treated with respect and I have more independence than when I was at school. It is a very safe environment and a good place to learn. I like the encouragement we receive as we are encouraged to aim high and are shown how to do achieve our goals” 

Student comments from 2019/20 survey

Closing Date: 23/02/2020 


Interview Date: w/c 02/03/2020

Newcastle Sixth Form College is part of NCG, which has seven colleges across the UK. 

More about Newcastle Sixth Form College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Westmorland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 7SA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 191 272 1001
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