Academic Leader Art and Design

Required for September 2019

MPS/UPR plus TLR 2b £4,529

Due to the retirement of the current post holder the Governors of St Bede’s are seeking to appoint a talented, dynamic and inspirational full-time Academic Leader for our highly successful Art Department.

Applications are welcome from qualified teachers who are outstanding practitioners. It is not essential that the candidate has previous experience as an Academic Leader but they must be able to demonstrate recent successful leadership skills and strong outcomes for students.

The role will involve line-management of one other Art Teacher in the department and you will have overall accountability to ensure that the pupils in Art make outstanding progress.

St Bede’s is a successful and over-subscribed mixed, 11-16 school with a long history of academic success. We have an excellent reputation in the community for achievement and pupil behaviour.

Candidates successfully shortlisted will be invited to look round the school during the day of their interview and will be required to deliver a creative and original lesson.

The application form, job description and further details for this post can be downloaded below or from the Vacancy Section of our school website: www.stbedesblackburn.com

Applications are to be completed on-line and returned to careers@stbedesblackburn.com by the closing date of 1st May 2019

 St Bede’s is committed to safeguarding children and young people and therefore this post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

Closing date for applications:       10am 1st May 2019

Interviews:                                9th May 2019                    

Person Specification                  

Job Description

Art Department

Teacher Guidance Notes

Application Form