Teacher of Art, Birmingham

Closing date:

Yardleys SchoolBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Art


Required for September 2018

“This outstanding school exemplifies the very best in educational provision”*

Judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, Yardleys is a heavily oversubscribed 11-16 multi-ethnic stand-alone academy with 900 students on roll. The School is ambitious and well managed with an inspiring learning environment. Teachers benefit from generous non-contact time, weekly training and smaller than average class sizes.

The collaborative ethos which permeates all parts of the school is summed up by our motto “Working together for a better future”. This results in a highly supportive community, which allied with excellent student behaviour and a well organised school, allows teachers to focus on their teaching and improving their practice.

The Art department is creative, well-resourced and a popular choice for students at Key Stage 4.  Students and staff are ambitious in what they can achieve. We are currently delivering AQA GCSE Art, Craft and Design. We wish to appoint an ambitious and creative Teacher of Art who is enthusiastic about developing the curriculum to further progress student skills, particularly in drawing. Knowledge of the specification would be beneficial alongside being an excellent classroom practitioner.

NQTs are very welcome to apply and will be offered the option of starting in July.

Yardleys offers a commitment to professional development opportunities, an excellent induction programme, a healthcare package, well behaved students who are keen to learn and state of the art facilities.

To arrange a visit to the school, request more information and to apply please contact Salma Akhtar on:

T: 0121 6750747

E: Recruitment@yardleys.bham.sch.uk

Or please also visit our website: www.yardleys-vle.com

Closing date: midday on Friday 18th May 2018

Yardleys School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An Enhanced Disclosure will be required for this post.

*Ofsted 2010 

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More about Yardleys School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Reddings Lane, Tyseley, Birmingham, West Midlands, B11 3EY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 464 6821
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” This outstanding school exemplifies the very best in educational provision, showing that young people can achieve exceptionally well, irrespective of circumstances that for many would put them at risk of failure.” 

Judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofste...