Job details

Job details
Employer Surbiton High School
Location Kingston upon Thames
Salary United Learning Pay Scales
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring today
Closing date
Job starts January/April 2018

Job Purpose: To inspire, encourage and empower our students to achieve their very best in the subject of History of Art

Reporting Line: Director of Art

Key Responsibilities:

  • Possess and maintain a deep and secure knowledge of your subject and the pedagogy associated with its teaching.
  • To deliver A-Level History of art (Edexcel, new specification)
  • Create a challenging and stimulating classroom climate that will motivate pupils to learn, think independently, take risks, empathise with others, and perform to the best of their abilities
  • Be aware of the learning needs of the pupils you teach and ensure that each pupil is given every opportunity to fulfil his/her potential.
  • Undertake the preparation, marking and report writing, in line with the School policies, required to ensure that pupils achieve the highest possible standards
  • Contribute, as appropriate, to departmental policies, schemes of work, digital learning and other resources as well as development planning.
  • Participate in the annual performance review, appraisal and development programme.

The successful candidate will be likely to fit the following profile:

  • Good Honours degree
  • A postgraduate teaching qualification (QTS desirable but not essential)
  • Evidence of further relevant professional development would be an advantage
  • A proven track record of delivering on academic performance
  • Evidence of successful, inspiring and innovative teaching at all levels
  • Experience of leading and collaborating with colleagues
  • Ability to communicate concisely and sensitively, both orally and in writing, to a variety of audiences
  • Contribute, as appropriate, to departmental policies, schemes of work, digital learning and other resources as well as development planning.
  • High levels of personal and professional integrity and an ability to exercise discretion and confidentiality
  • High standards of personal presence and presentation and attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate concisely and sensitively, both orally and in writing, to a variety of audiences
  • A team player with leadership qualities
  • Positive, enthusiastic and energetic approach to life
  • Committed to the Surbiton High School’s ethos
  • Committed to professional development and show a willingness to undertake appropriate training for this role

Please note that the School reserves the right to appoint at any stage during the recruitment process.
 
For any queries relating to the role or your application, please email recruitment@surbitonhigh.com

To Apply
Please apply online by clicking on the following link: https://unitedlearning.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/993837

Closing date: 8:00am, 25 September 2017
Interviews to be held on: Thursday 28 September 2017

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About the employer

Information about Surbiton High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 4 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Surbiton Crescent
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey
KT1 2JT
United Kingdom
+44 20 8547 0026