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Teacher of Media/Film Studies - Full-time/Part-time

Maplesden Noakes School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5401-282T
  • Posted:20/05/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:25/05/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:26th May 2022

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We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Media and Film Studies from September 2022. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach up to and including A Level. As a flexible employer, we welcome applications from those seeking both full and part-time employment.

The Media and Film Studies faculty is a high performing department with a strong team.  There are currently 3 full-time teachers in the department.  Students study Eduqas Media Studies and Film Studies at both GCSE and A Level.  This position is open to ECTs as well as more experienced colleagues.

Should you require further details about this position or require a tour of the school, please contact Lisa Methley-Prince, Head of Media/Film Studies via generalenquiries@maplesden.kent.sch.uk

Applications should be made via Kent Teach by the closing date of Wednesday 25th May 2022 (9 am).  This date may be brought forward in the event that a suitable candidate is found earlier.  Early applications are therefore recommended.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE – WE ARE LOOKING TO FILL THIS VACANCY BY DIRECT APPLICATION ONLY

Maplesden Noakes School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check.

Information about the school

Maplesden Noakes is an 11-18 co-educational non-selective school. The school has an excellent reputation, is popular with parents and regularly over-subscribed. Having been recently accredited as a High-Performance Learning World Class School, we believe that all of our pupils have the potential to achieve the very highest standards of performance no matter what their background or previous achievement.

Maplesden Noakes is situated on the west side of Maidstone approximately 40 miles south-east of London. The school benefits from having strong links with the local business community.

Passionate about the wellbeing of staff, the school supports good physical health and mental wellbeing. With a staff Wellbeing Policy now in place, this highlights the importance placed on a good work/life balance. Our wellbeing committee are regularly thinking of new ways to support all staff in this area with wellbeing afternoons, flexible working and financial wellbeing high on the agenda.

We believe passionately in equity and diversity. Our school is committed to embracing the lived experience of people of every race, sexuality and gender. We believe strongly in giving everyone the opportunities they deserve, no matter what social barriers may have held them back in the past.

We are committed to the professional development of all staff and offer excellent CPD, whether in house or by external providers. All teaching staff have a laptop for use at school and home.

The governing body has recently amended the school admission policy to ensure that staff who have been employed by the school for two or more years and/or are recruited to fill a vacant post for which there is a demonstrable skill shortage, receive preference in terms of admission to the school for their child(ren)*

We look forward to receiving your application.

*admissions with effect from September 2023

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).