Teacher of Art, Halton

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Wade Deacon High SchoolHalton

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Start date: 1st January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We seek to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspiring colleague to join our highly regarded and successful Art Faculty. The faculty has an outstanding leadership team and collaborative culture. We pride ourselves on our commitment to ensuring student progress and high-quality teaching and learning provision for all. The successful applicant will share these values and play an active part in the Art curriculum at all levels. You will be able to enthuse and motivate our students with your passion for the subject and creative teaching, presence and personality. 

Applications from experienced colleagues and Newly Qualified Teachers are equally welcome. We have an outstanding NQT induction programme to support new staff. We can offer the successful candidate an opportunity to work with highly trained and supportive staff, as well as a whole school commitment to professional development, since we believe that staff development is a fundamental aspect in raising standards further for our students. 

Our school community is also a highly rewarding place in which we work. A comprehensive programme of CPD supports colleagues at all career stages; through the Teaching School and the Multi-Academy Trust, we provide excellent career opportunities for our staff. Colleagues seeking a varied, challenging and rewarding career can find this in the Wade Deacon family.

Wade Deacon High School is the Foundation School of a cross-phase, cross-regional Teaching School Alliance, and also the lead school in a growing Multi-Academy Trust: The Wade Deacon Trust. With a range of exciting opportunities for aspiring teachers and current educational leaders, we provide the very best support and training to ensure that our staff achieve their goals.

Wade Deacon High School is friendly, dynamic and innovative. Our last OFSTED described us as “an outstanding school" in every category. Our passion is to not only maintain this status, but achieve our goal of being truly exceptional. We have developed outstanding international links with top schools in Japan, China and India. In 2014, we were shortlisted for both 'Employer of the Year' in the Investors in People Awards, and ‘Excellence in Learning and Development’ in the Personnel Today Awards. In April 2018, we achieved Arts Mark Platinum status, reflecting the excellence within our school and our commitment to providing the best opportunities for our students. 

An application form and further details are available via the school website https://www.wadedeacontrust.com/work-with-us/vacancies/ or on request by telephoning the school on 0151 423 2721.

Closing date: Tuesday 15th October 2019 at 9.00am.

Interview date: Wednesday 23rd October 2019.

The successful applicant will have to meet the requirements of our Personnel Recruitment specification and be subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check and medical clearance.



More about Wade Deacon High School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Birchfield Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7TD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 151 423 2721
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Wade Deacon High School is a mixed, non-denominational academy secondary school for pupils aged 11-16. It is located in Widnes, Cheshire and has about 1,500 pupils. 

The school was formerly Wade Deacon Grammar School for Boys and Wade Deacon Gra...