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Teacher Of Art/Photography - Full-time

The Sittingbourne School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4002-338T
  • Posted:30/07/2019
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:06/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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Full time, permanent role

Start Date: As soon as possible

Are you new to the profession or looking for a fresh challenge? Are you passionate about art and photography? Do you want to be part of a highly successful team in a school committed to subjects that promote students' imagination, creativity and inventiveness?

Join us and benefit from-

  • A very well-run department where student achievement is high
  • Dedicated facilities that are well-resourced
  • Students who enjoy learning in a dynamic and exciting school
  • Teaching a subject that is popular in Key Stage 4 and 5
  • An excellent CPD programme, including opportunities to study further
  • Being part of a highly successful trust

We are looking for candidates who:

  • are able to teach art and photography to all year groups;
  • are able to implement and deliver an inspiring curriculum in a vibrant learning environment;
  • have obtained at least a high quality degree in art/photography/design;
  • have a relevant teaching qualification or a commitment to undertake QTS to achieve this;
  • have high expectations and aspirations for all students;
  • are committed to our vision to ensure student wellbeing and good progress is at the heart of everything we do.

Ofsted – ‘Teachers have high expectations of their pupils and expect all pupils to give of their best.

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs without an application form. 

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details/application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Abigail Dengate at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post (Abigail.dengate@swale.at)

Closing Date:  6th September 2019 at 12 noon

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure on all applicants

Contact details:

The Sittingbourne School
Swanstree Avenue
Sittingbourne
Kent   ME10 4NL

Telephone: 01795 472449

e mail:  HR@swale.at

Headteacher: Ms Y Peden

Information about the school

The Sittingbourne School is a large non-selective school and was judged by Ofsted in November 2017 as a ‘Good’ school.

We believe that all learners need to feel safe and secure in school in order for them to reach their full potential. We have established a culture of respect for each other and pride in academic achievement for all learners.

We offer our students a very broad curriculum, placing value on the arts and vocational subjects in addition to core and Ebacc subjects. Our objective is to ensure success for every student so that when they leave us they are well rounded, confident individuals, well equipped to take their place in the work place or further education. We are very proud of the culture and ethos that exists in the school which is continually evolving and developing to ensure that all students benefit from our extensive systems of support.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Yvette Peden
  • Address:Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4NL
  • Telephone: 01795 472449
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: 01795 470332

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.