The Corsham School
June 24, 2021
Full Time (will consider part time 0.8Fte)
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 stakeholders
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 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.
Closing date: 11am, Thursday 24 June 2021
The Corsham School Academy Group is committed to safeguarding children and young people. This appointment is subject to the school receiving two satisfactory references, one of which will include your current/last employer. This appointment is also subject to you providing relevant documents to the school proving your legal right to work in the UK, clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service of an enhanced check for regulated activity, and confirmation of your professional qualifications.
On acceptance of a job offer a pre-employment health check will be completed. The appointment is conditional on all of the above checks being satisfactory.