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Teacher of Art

Dates:         Apply by Thursday 24th June 2021 11am
Start date: 1st September 2021
Salary:         MPR / UPR
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time (will consider part-time 0.8FTE)


The Role

The Corsham School Academy Group seeks to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and inspirational teacher of Art.  The successful candidate will be a dynamic and creative practitioner who models excellent practice, has students’ progress at the forefront of their teaching, will deliver high quality learning experiences for all students and have a willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school.  This is an exciting opportunity to join our wonderful school and would suit an NQT or more experienced teacher to join us and make a significant contribution to our successful Art and Technology department across Key Stages 3 & 4.  An ability to teach Textiles would be an advantage.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be an inspirational and passionate Art teacher
  • be a professional who is able to work in partnership with parents and other stakeholder
  • be passionate about raising attainment in a classroom environment with students of all abilities
  • be able to show evidence of continually improving the teaching and learning of their subject through schemes of work and extra-curricular activities

If you have the ability to motivate, challenge and support students ensuring they push themselves; then this is an exciting opportunity to become part of a high performing team who share a passionate commitment to securing the best possible life chances for our young people.


The School

The Corsham School is part of a small Multi Academy Trust serving the market town of Corsham and surrounding villages. It is situated in North Wiltshire, on the outskirts of the Cotswolds, 8 miles from Bath and within easy reach of the M4.

The Corsham School is a ‘Good’ School where ‘Pupils behave well in and out of lessons, are respectful of each other and learn well in a secure, friendly and supportive setting.’ Ofsted Sept 2019

 

The Corsham School offers: -

  • Enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning
  • A caring and supportive department, staff body and wider school community
  • A commitment to professional development and career progression opportunities which is supported by being a member of the Great Western Teaching Alliance
  • A full programme of induction and support; we are committed to staff well- being, are a very happy school where staff morale is high.

As part of the remuneration package The Corsham School Academy Group offers excellent Employee Benefits, including a Contributory Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, together with discounts on High Street shopping, Cinema Tickets and Holidays.


If you wish to apply for this position, please apply via the application form. A separate letter (no more than 2 sides A4) addressed to the Headteacher should indicate how your qualifications and experience make you a suitable candidate for this post. Please download and complete the Application Form, and return to the school via email to: headssecretary@corsham.wilts.sch.uk

Details of how to apply can be found here