GRADED ‘GOOD’ by OFSTED in 2016
The Wellington Academy is a highly inclusive, innovative school, which opened in 2009 to serve the Tidworth area of Wiltshire and is situated on the Wiltshire/Hampshire border, within close proximity of the A303 and A34. Recently graded ‘Good’ by OFSTED, the Wellington Academy has transformed itself into a high performing school over the past three years.
Our staff charter underlines our belief that all students can achieve, be happy and have limitless aspirations– and our job as professionals is to ensure this happens. All our staff sign up to these aspirations and play a full role in contributing to this vision through inclusive teaching. We seek to recruit dedicated and talented staff, highly committed to making a difference in the state system.
We would welcome applications from experienced teachers of Art and Design or NQT's. The successful applicant will be able to teach KS3 to KS5 (National Curriculum, GCSE/GC) Art and Design.
The ability to teach Design and Technology and ICT would be an advantage.
For the right candidate, a TLR may also be available as Subject leader of Visual Arts or Subject leader of Technology and Construction dependant on experience.
OFSTED noted that: ‘The quality of school leadership has improved since the previous inspection. As a result, expectations of what pupils can achieve are higher. Leaders have created a culture in which high standards of behaviour are expected and pupils are encouraged to succeed.’
If you believe you have the commitment and desire to work in an environment which seeks to contribute to limitless aspirations as well as set and maintain high standards and expectations then please apply using the Academy’s application form, available with more details from our website at: www.thewellingtonacademy.org.uk
Closing date for applications is by Midday Friday, 23rd June 2017, interviews will take place shortly after this date.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to references and an enhanced DBS check before confirmation.
The Wellington Academy is an equal opportunities employer. The campus is a no smoking site.