This is an exciting time to join Abbeyfield School: under the outstanding and dynamic Leadership Team, the school is moving from strength to strength. Our Ofsted in March 2017 described us as a ‘flourishing’ school with outstanding leadership and management and pupil behaviour. As a result, both the leaders and students are looking for high calibre teachers who are committed to delivering outstanding teaching and learning opportunities for all.
The Governors of Abbeyfield School are seeking to make the appointment of a talented and enthusiastic full time Teacher of Art to join our thriving Creative Arts Department. As a member of the team you will be well-supported by a team of dynamic teachers who are passionate about the Arts. GCSE and A Level results across the department are consistently good. In your role you will be expected to teach a broad art curriculum across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. Experience of teaching Photography would also be desirable.
The successful applicant will have the exciting opportunity to work within a highly motivated and experienced team who are fully committed to developing staff to fulfil their potential.
NQTs are welcome to apply for these posts and will benefit greatly from a supportive and enthusiastic team. All our staff receive professional CPD opportunities much of which draws on our links with the North Wiltshire Schools Teaching Alliance and Challenge Partner links.
Abbeyfield is a community school which occupies purpose built premises. It is situated in a beautiful location within commuting distance of Bath, Bristol and Swindon. The school was inspected in March 2017 and we pledge to offer the following:
- A high performing and growing school – operating well above the national average in English and Maths;
- Excellent leadership which believes in rapid and sustainable leadership;
- A thriving sixth form where pupils make better progress than their peers across the country;
- Outstanding behaviour;
- Friendly and welcoming pupils who thrive in an atmosphere of tolerance and understanding.
For a full information pack, please see our website www.abbeyfieldschool.co.uk or telephone 01249 464500.
Completed applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 25 April 2018
Interview date: Thursday 3 May 2018
Abbeyfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.