Job details

Job details
Employer Kingsford Community School
Location Newham
Salary Main Scale (plus Inner London Allowance)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts April 2018

Seeking excellence, success & opportunity in an inspiring community where students and learning come first”

A fully inclusive school in the heart of the redeveloping Docklands region of East London.

This vibrant 11-16 school with a roll of 1,500 has excellent facilities in all subject areas. It is committed to high quality inclusive education and some fifty per cent of students are multi-lingual. 

The school has achieved a range of nationally accredited awards and was rated by Ofsted in 2017 as Good with Outstanding Leadership and Behaviour.

We are seeking a well-qualified and highly motivated Art and Photography Teacher. The successful candidate will have a passion for teaching of Art and Photography, and will be able to motivate, enthuse, excite and challenge students to produce the highest quality work and achieve high academic standards.

For this teaching post, we are looking to appoint someone who:

  • Has a proven track record or the potential to secure excellent pupil outcomes in Art and Photography GCSE examinations.
  • Is talented, dynamic and an ambitious teacher, who can build on the success of the subject and ensure good progress for all pupils.
  • Can inspire and lead high quality teaching, learning and assessment.
  • Has experience of representing and supporting pupils with a range of SEN, Behavioural and Academic needs.
  • NQT’s are welcome to apply

We can offer:

  • A committed and successful Learning Area Team.
  • Encouragement for innovation and creativity.
  • An excellent CPD Package
  • Childcare Vouchers

Previous experience of teaching Art and Photography at KS3 and KS4 is desirable. The successful candidate will have to meet the person specification in order to be considered for  the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Only applications submitted on the schools agreed application form will be considered.


Kingsford Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in accordance with DFE Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment regulations. The school expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

For any further enquiries regarding this vacancy, please visit our website http://www.kingsfordschool.org.uk/ or email the Recruitment Team on recruitment @kingsford.newham.sch.uk or telephone 0207 476 4700.


The closing date for receiving completed application forms is 9.00a.m. Wednesday 13th December 2017.

Interviews: Wednesday 10th January 2018.

KINGSFORD COMMUNITY SCHOOL
Kingsford Way, Beckton, London, E6 5JG
Head Teacher Joan Deslandes MA
www.kingsfordschool.org.uk/

Email: admin@kingsford.newham.sch.uk


About the employer

Kingsford Community School, located in Beckton, Newham, is a co-educational secondary school. It is a non-denominational establishment for children aged between 11 and 16 years of age. At present, there are around 1,500 students being educated at the...

Information about Kingsford Community School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Kingsford Way
Beckton
London
E6 5JG
United Kingdom
+44 20 7473 9696