Teacher of Photography, Somerset

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Bridgwater College AcademySomerset
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Start date: February 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Teacher’s Pay Scale
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

 Bridgwater College Academy is a wholly Government funded school for 3 to 16 year olds in Bridgwater.

Part time, 0.12 contract (Tuesdays)

Commencing February 2019 on a fixed term basis until August 2019

At Bridgwater College Academy we endeavour to provide an outstanding education to all of our students. This is an exciting opportunity to join our Academy, where putting students first is a fundamental part of our culture. We strongly believe that positive outcomes for our students come from the professionalism, commitment and passion for excellence displayed by our staff. We have a fantastic and experienced team dedicated to professional development, in order to support staff in being the best they can be. 

We are looking for an outstanding classroom teacher with the ability to teach Photography to KS4. This will be a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a strong and rapidly growing department and to help shape the teaching of GCSE photography at our school. The candidate will need strong subject knowledge in photography in particular, as they will only be teaching KS4 only to start with. A good understanding of how to use Photoshop software and digital SLR cameras is important.

Experience teaching GCSE photography is essential as you will need to have the ability to inspire and develop both staff and students in order to raise standards and maximise potential in this area. You will need to be either an outstanding classroom practitioner already, or an NQT that can demonstrate the potential to become outstanding quickly, with a commitment to continuous professional development.

For full details and an application pack for this position, please visit the ‘Vacancies’ section on our website: www.bridgwatercollegeacademy.org

Closing date: Midday on 17th December 2018

(interviews will be held week commencing 17th December)

Bridgwater College Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position. 

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More about Bridgwater College Academy
Address: Parkway, Bridgewater, Somerset, TA6 4QY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1278 422841