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Teacher Of Art & Photography - Full-time

Skills for Life Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F22-41-T
  • Posted:22/05/2020
  • Pay:UPR
  • Start Date:1 September 2020
  • App Close Date:27/05/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:28 May 2020

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Teacher of Art & Photography

Required September 2020

We would like to welcome you to Greenacre Academy, a single sex secondary boys school with a large joint sixth form in partnership with the neighbouring girls school. The academy is the founder school of a multi academy trust, offering many more professional and developmental opportunities for staff across the trust. 

Amongst the many benefits of working within the Trust you will receive;

  • Free Private Healthcare Cover
  • Free Flu Vaccination
  • Free counselling service
  • Secure car parking
  • Timetabled and purposeful CPD
  • Laptop and technical support
  • Personal development and promotion opportunities across the Trust
  • Trust wide focus on staff wellbeing
  • Marking policy that focusses on progress, not unnecessary teacher feedback
  • A supportive environment
  • Staff Fitness Classes

This is an all-boys secondary academy in Medway where you will work alongside a strong and motivated team, who are committed to ensuring that our pupils make outstanding progress.  The wellbeing of staff is highly important to us and we are innovative in our reduction of workload for teachers.

We are looking for a passionate and skilled Visual Arts specialist who is eager to help students explore the subjects of Art and Photography through creative and inspiring teaching. The ideal candidate would be able to teach Art across all year groups including sixth form and Photography at Key stages 4 and 5.

Our recent OFSTED in May 2018 resulted in a continued GOOD rating and commented that, “Leaders set high expectations for behaviour and academic progress. As a result, the school is a calm and purposeful learning environment. The Headteacher successfully supports the well-being of staff.” 

The Skills for Life 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 subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check) and the receipt of two satisfactory references.  

Use the link below to view the Greenacre Academy video on YouTube. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dak0rP0Ol8s 

www.sflt.org.uk

Information about the trust

The Skills for Life Trust, is an established Multi Academy Trust (MAT) which comprises of two secondary academies and three primary academies: Greenacre Academy, Walderslade Girls’ School, Warren Wood Primary Academy, Hilltop Primary Academy and Chantry Community Academy.

The Trust vision is for Skills for Life to pervade the curriculum and extra-curricular activity. In addition to the normal school diet, the Trust aims to prepare our students for the adults that they are to become, through teaching life skills and exposing them to a whole range of potential careers and mentors from the business world, both locally and regionally. The Skills for Life vision also permeates through staff practices, where we are mindful of staff well-being and workload. We are a trust who cares for their staff and this is reflected in our low staff turnover and positive staff surveys.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Tracy Pocock
  • Address:157 Walderslade Road,
    Chatham,
    Kent,
    ME5 0LP
  • Telephone: 01634 861593
  • Email: hr@sflt.org.uk

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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.