Teacher of Art, Wakefield, West Yorkshire

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Silcoates SchoolWakefield, West Yorkshire

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Art (required for September 2018)

Silcoates is a successful independent co-educational day school with a long and proud history. We achieve excellent academic results and offer a broad and stimulating variety of co-curricular activities. We are looking for a talented and dynamic individual to join our friendly team as a Teacher of Art.  

The school is set in 50 acres of grounds in Wrenthorpe, near Wakefield, within easy reach of the M1 and M62, offering an all-through, fully co-educational day school experience for children from 3 to 18.  

You should be an excellent classroom practitioner with a passion for your subject. You should be able to demonstrate extensive subject knowledge coupled with up to date knowledge of teaching and learning best practice. We are looking for an outstanding candidate with experience of teaching Art to both GCSE and A Level. Experience in teaching A Level Photography would be advantageous.  

As well as teaching excellence, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a commitment to the ethos and aims of the School and a commitment to co-curricular activities. You should have strong interpersonal and ICT skills and a good knowledge of positive behaviour management techniques.   

Full details of the post are available on our website: https://www.silcoates.org.uk/information/vacancies/

Silcoates School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS.  

Closing date: Monday 19th February at 12pm 

Interviews: Week commencing 26th February/ 5th March

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More about Silcoates School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Wrenthorpe, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 0PD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 291614
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