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Teacher of Art

Job information
Salary MPR/UPR
Organisation Aylestone School
Hours FTE permanent variable, applicants interested in part-time also considered
Closing date 12 pm on 16 June 2021

Job details

Aylestone School is a co-educational 11-16 school, located in the picturesque Cathedral City of Hereford, adjacent to the Herefordshire Colleges' campus for Further Education, and 10 minutes walk from the City railway station.

Required for September 2021

Thank you for taking an interest in our school. Aylestone School is federated with two primary schools with one Executive Headteacher. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, dynamic, creative teacher to join our school as a teacher of Art. The opportunity to offer Resistant Materials as a second subject might be advantageous. We are looking for an inspiring teacher with a real passion for their subject, with the ability to teach across KS3- 4. We offer you an exciting opportunity to work with and enhance a forward thinking, highly successful small, supportive and motivated team.Whilst the school has a relentless focus on high expectations and aspirations we are proud to provide a happy and nurturing environment, so that as well as maturing into well-rounded, confident young people, our students develop a passion for learning.

We are looking for a teacher who has a clear commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for pupils of all abilities. Applications are welcome from NQT’s as well as more experienced teachers.

We are looking for a candidate who:

  • is or has the potential to be an outstanding teacher

  • is highly organised, motivational and flexible

  • is an inclusive individual, with high expectations of all students and who is committed to all students reaching their full potential
  • is dedicated to raising standards and working in partnership with others

We can offer:

  • a supportive leadership team and vibrant professional community
  • quality training to those new to the career
  • a commitment to continuing professional development
  • a positive school culture
  • a Federation CPD programme
  • an opportunity to work with our federated primary schools

The Governing Body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service and additional recruitment checks.

For more information contact

Should you wish to visit the school or talk to key staff prior to application then we would welcome the opportunity to talk to you about our school. If you would like to arrange this, then please call and ask for Mrs Becky Kastania, PA to the Headteacher (01432 357371), or to discuss the post over the phone with Mrs Alderton, Deputy Headteacher.


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