Blue Coat Church of England Academy
Art Technology Teacher (MPS/UPR) 12 Month Maternity Cover
We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified professional who is both passionate and knowledgeable to join us at an exciting time in the school’s history. The school has been rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, most recently in January 2018:
“The leadership team has maintained the good quality of education in the school since the last inspection. You have created an inclusive and purposeful environment. Blue Coat is a ‘welcoming school’. Pupils enjoy school. Staff are proud of the school. They believe that there is a culture that encourages calm and orderly conduct and is aspirational for all pupils.”
The ability to demonstrate a commitment to support highly effective teaching within the art / technology department is essential. Experience of teaching textiles would be welcomed. We set high expectations and are passionate about sustaining a broad, balanced and engaging curriculum for all of our pupils.
Blue Coat Church of England Academy is one of the oldest educational establishments in Walsall, is well-respected and valued by the community it serves. We operate on a very collaborative approach to school improvement working with a range of other schools and nationally recognised trainers. The school is very proud of the family ethos which pervades all aspects of its work, which is grounded in Christian values.
In order to be considered for interview, you must fully complete the application form and demonstrate your ability to meet the requirements outlined in the job description. The application form must be completed in full and C.V.s cannot be accepted.
Closing date: Friday 8th November 2019 (Noon)
Interviews to be arranged. This position is 3 days per week.
Blue Coat Church of England Academy is committed to the highest standards of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. This post is subject to enhanced DBS disclosure and a ‘prohibition from teaching’ check will be completed for all applicants. We are committed to the active promotion of equal opportunities and welcome applications from all backgrounds.
Blue Coat CofE Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.