Teacher of ICT / Media Studies, Bradford

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Appleton AcademyBradford

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Appleton Academy is an all through learning environment for pupils from nursery through to secondary.  Our building provides a wonderful environment for lifelong learning, in South Bradford.

Due to the promotion of the current post holder, we are looking to appoint an ICT/Media studies teacher, with the ability to teach Computing to a KS3 level.  Appleton Academy has a successful and popular ICT faculty specialism in the teaching of creative ICT including imedia, animation, game design and graphic design. The successful applicant will be a creative and driven individual, with the ability to plan and deliver courses in both media studies and media production. Knowledge or experience of application within the production of the moving image and animation employment sectors would be advantageous.

The successful applicant will:

· Be experienced in using Python programming language

· Have knowledge of Office 365

· Have knowledge of Adobe CC particularly Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate and Premiere Pro.

· Be knowledgeable around media and film studies / theory

We can offer:

· A committed staff team

· Opportunities for innovative ways of working

· Excellent CPD 

· An opportunity to build and further develop good practice

· High quality professional development opportunities

In September 2017 we joined the Exceed Academies Trust.  The Trust recognises its moral purpose to support schools and academies across the city and the region and this has underpinned the accreditation and development of two Teaching Schools that jointly lead the alliance of partner schools and academies.  

This is an exciting opportunity so if you feel you are up to the challenges ahead and would like to share in our continued success, then please contact our recruitment partner Paula Read at Hays Education for an application pack and further details.   Telephone 0113 200 3710 or email paula.read@hays.com

The closing date for completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 21st May 

Interviews to be held Thursday 23rd May

Appleton Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

More about Appleton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: Woodside Road, Wyke, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD12 8AL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1274 600550