The College requires an inspiring and enthusiastic Teacher of Graphic Design (Art) to teach up to A Level. We are looking for a full-time member of staff with a passion for Graphic Design (Art) to join this friendly and vibrant department in our successful and growing College.
The role will be offered with a view to starting on 28 August 2018.
Applications from Teachers in Schools and Sixth Form College sectors are welcome. A full mentoring programme is organised to introduce all new staff to sixth form college systems and procedures and to support and encourage professional development.
We are looking for an exceptional candidate. We expect high performance from all our staff, and are looking for an impressive individual to inspire College students. Candidates should demonstrate their ability and suitability to both the role and the culture of the College.
The Art & Design Department is a vibrant and highly successful area of the College. The department offers Level 2 and Level 3 CTEC in Art and Design, A Levels in Photography, Fine Art, Textiles, Product Design and Graphic Design. Our students progress to some of the best Degree and Foundation courses in the country. The department, based in a new, purpose-built, art block, includes a brand new Mac suite for Graphics, laser and 3D printing facilities as well as a fully equipped workshop. The department hosts a range of extra-curricular activities which have included trips to Rome and Barcelona as well as life-drawing and fashion workshops, in addition to our artist in residence and rolling programme of visiting artists. Staff work closely with students to stretch, guide and inspire them to be independent and creative learners who are producing high quality work that is both individual and innovative.
The department also has a unique working relationship with the prestigious Lightbox Gallery in Woking with whom we co-host workshops and seminars. Our annual exhibition there attracts close to 2000 visitors every year and provides the College with an un-rivalled platform from which to promote our students’ work. In addition, the department has a close relationship with UCA who have delivered a range of bespoke enrichment workshops specifically for the college.
Salary: up to £38,130 plus £1,004 fringe allowance per annum, depending on experience
Closing Date: 9am, Monday 30 April 2018
Interviews: to be held on Friday 4 May 2018
Please download the Teacher of Graphic Design (Art) Application Pack and click the Apply Now button to access the Application Form (CVs will not be accepted on their own).
For further information or to return a completed Application Form, please contact:
Kirsty Crook, Personnel Officer: email: firstname.lastname@example.org direct telno: 01483 227438
Woking College, Rydens Way, Woking, GU22 9DL. Reception telno: 01483 761036