Subject Leader - Art & Design, Kirklees

Closing date:Expiring soon

Moor End AcademyKirklees

Date posted:
Start date: April 2020 - would consider earlier start
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Looking for a position in a school that is as committed to the continued development and support of its teaching staff as it is to its pupils?

Here at Moor End Academy we are committed to developing all staff within their roles and creating opportunities for further career progression. Every employee of Moor End Academy has access to the Teachers Pension Scheme or West Yorkshire Pension Fund.

The Academy uses Schools Advisory Service as our cover insurer and included in this is a number of wellbeing benefits for all members of staff. These benefits include a stress counselling service, physiotherapy service, cancer support service and a 24 hour GP Helpline. Wellbeing Benefits including annual flu vaccinations, fresh fruit for staff, staff exercise classes and much more!

Excellent opportunities & benefits for NQTs and experienced teachers.

This is a great opportunity to lead the Art & Design Department in a highly successful academy. Art & Design is a very popular subject at GCSE and the department is a well-resourced department comprising a dedicated team of colleagues of various levels of experience and backgrounds, committed to ensuring the highest possible learning experience to the students at Moor End Academy.

The Art &Design department currently consists of four teachers.  All rooms have their own interactive whiteboards.  Art & Design is part of the core curriculum in years 7 and 8, and is taught as part of the open element in years 9 to 11. Students follow the AQA syllabus Art & Design course with the various endorsements and they also study AQA Food preparation and Nutrition.  The department is committed to teaching Art & Design concepts and issues through high quality and exciting teaching and learning strategies. 

Closing date for applications:  9am on Monday 25th November 2019.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Criminal Record Check via the DBS. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

More about Moor End Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Dryclough Road, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 5JA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1484 222230
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Moor End is a converter Academy that opened on 17th August 2011. We converted as an outstanding school. Prior to this we were a community school. Moor End is a National Support school. Our CEO, Jane Acklam, OBE is a National Leader of Education. We p...