Teacher of Art and Textiles, Surrey

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Thamesmead SchoolSurrey

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Start date: To be confirmed
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPR Fringe £24,017 - £34,590 pa
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking to recruit an outstanding teacher to work within our Art and Textiles department. The successful individual will share our vision of achieving excellence and raising further the standards of teaching and learning. You will be a team player with a clear understanding of current and future curriculum developments. The post is suitable for an NQT or an experienced teacher. Full time and part time requests will be happily considered.  

Thamesmead is a vibrant and successful school. In 2018 our students gained strong GCSE results. 80% of students  gained a 4 grade or higher in Maths and English and  57% of students achieved a grade 5 or higher in Maths and English. 81% achieved 5 GCSES or more graded at 4 or above.  Art and Technology are popular subjects at GCSE and this is a good opportunity to work with the Art and Textiles departments to help develop further the new GCSE curriculum in these subjects..  

The School is situated to the West of London in attractive grounds within 300 yards of the River Thames, with good rail and road access. Our students attain high results in many areas of the curriculum and extracurricular activities are a strength of the school.     

"Pupils behave well, are cooperative and respectful towards their teachers and each other.  Strong leadership aims to ensure that the school provides the best possible standards of Teaching and Learning." Ofsted, 2017    

For an informal talk about the role and department or to arrange to visit the department please contact HR by email hr@thamesmeadschool.com or phone 01932 219 448.     

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 1st October 2018.

Thamesmead School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to demonstrably share this commitment.  Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.  

     Manygate Lane, Shepperton, Middlesex TW17 9EE
     11 – 16 Mixed comprehensive • 1017 Students on roll

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More about Thamesmead School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Manygate Lane, Shepperton, Middlesex, TW17 9EE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1932 219 400
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Our History & Ethos 

Thamesmead School is a secondary academy school for students aged 11- 16 and is located in Shepperton, Surrey. As a heavily over-subscribed school (over 700 applications for our 210 places in year 7 this year) most of ou...