Teacher of Art & Graphics

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Teacher of Art & Graphics

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Biddenham International School is a thriving, inclusive, multi-cultural, 11-19 school of 1200 students which is rated ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted in March 2019.

Biddenham is a school with high expectations and a clear improvement strategy for continuing to raise attainment and is working towards becoming an outstanding school. Candidates must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our goal of ‘Opening Minds, Transforming Lives’.

To start September 2020, we are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and engaging Teacher of Art & Graphics. We offer a creative Key Stage 3 Visual Arts programme as part of our unique connected curriculum. We deliver GCSE Art & Graphics across years 9, 10 and 11, with excellent results. We have good numbers moving from Year 11 into Post 16 Art, Graphics and Photography, where we deliver a high quality programme of teaching. Chromebooks are used by all staff and students to support daily learning.

Within the department we have the potential to fully support Newly Qualified Teachers beginning their teaching career. Additionally, we have the flexibility to offer a more experienced teacher A-level teaching. There is scope for the right candidate to progress and assume additional responsibilities within the school or department.

The successful candidate must:

The school has a student centred focus and can offer you the opportunity to advance your career within a supportive environment. All departments work collaboratively to provide high standards of learning and teaching for every student.

Application and Contact:
Job description and application forms are available to download from the School’s website at www.biddenham.beds.sch.uk. Please email applications for the attention of Julie Shepherd at hr@biddenham.beds.sch.uk.

Closing date: Monday 2nd March 2020. We reserve the right to close any vacancy and appoint earlier than the stated closing date should there be a good response to the advert.

Interview date: Promptly upon application.

Biddenham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.

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